Make own search engine – The google search engine is the only one that has the most users. But when you use google it takes away your sensitive information and records what you are looking for. Not only Google, but all search engine also does
We can use VPN to protect ourselves from this but store the information on the VPN server. But one way to completely protect ourselves from this is to build our own search engine.
In this post, we are going to look at how we can build our own search engine. If you are an android user you can create using termux and you can build a search engine using windows and Linux.
Make own search engine
Step 1: First, you need to download the searx tool on your device, so copy the command below and paste it into your terminal.
git clone https://github.com/searx/searx.git
Step 2: Now change your directory to the searx tool directory. Type the following command into your terminal.
Step 3: Now you need a few python modules to run this tool on your device and install it using the requirements.txt file.
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
Step 4: Now again change your directory to searx folder so execute the following command
Step 5: Now run the python file webapp.py on your terminal to run this searx tool.
After running the webapp.py python file you can go to your browser and type in your localhost IP address and use your private search engine.
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