Adding search engines to Safari with GLIMS

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Since the correct form of search engine-specific query URLs is sometimes a little hard to come by, here are a few hints on how to add search engines to Safari using Glims.

From the Glims web site: Glims adds a cocktail of features to Safari (Tabs, Thumbnails, Full Screen, Search Engines, Search Suggestions, Forms autocomplete on, Dated download folders, Type Ahead ...)

To add a search engine, simply open "Safari Preferences / Glims / Search Engines List"; click "Add"; enter a description, and a keyboard shortcut if desired.

Now, for the Query URLs:

An interesting article on search engine alternatives by Donald Jenkins: Alternatives to Google Search: using Glims with Blekko, Duck Duck Go or Wolfram Alpha in Safari (February 20th, 2011).