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Tried my best to find a way to sort by date (especially for news), but could not find a way to do it. If it is already there, my apologies (please let me know how to do it).
by <hidden> • 4 years and 4 days ago
4 years and 4 days ago
Is it possible to sort search results by date ? Possibly with regex expressions ? Otherwise seems like a great start for a new search engine. GREAT start.
by <hidden> • 7 years and 11 months ago
7 years and 11 months ago
With more dynamic web, an option to sort the results by date can be very useful. Be it a search for a political leader, a programmers code help, latest softwares, movie reviews... whenever a user is seeking solutions - an option to view the latest results can be very useful.
by <hidden> • 6 years and 4 months ago
6 years and 4 months ago
Have not found it in search parameters, but I consider that the possibility to sort searches by date is a major need in basic searches.
by <hidden> • 3 years and 11 months ago
3 years and 11 months ago
In the drop down, there would by 2 options: Regular (sort by relevancy) and Sort by date. ... The current way to sort by date is confusing, and the majority of DDG users do not know it exists. ... I recommend DDG create a drop down for their searches, similar to the Google news search that allows to search by date or relevancy.
by <hidden> • 5 years and 22 days ago
5 years and 22 days ago
The following search yields no results: site:en.wikipedia.org sort:date syria
by <hidden> • 4 years and 21 hours ago
4 years and 21 hours ago
When I search using DuckDuckGo, I get a bunch of results. But when I use the dropdown sort by date, and it adds the text - sort:date - to the text string, then it always comes back: No date results. Try Google / Bing / More... so dropdown sort by date does not work. needs fixing...
by <hidden> • 5 years and 8 months ago
5 years and 8 months ago
It could be nice to be able to sort the answers by date, or just display the most recent ones (results of the pages updated a month or a year ago for instance). Source: Google
by <hidden> • 3 years and 12 days ago
3 years and 12 days ago
I just wanted to mention that i miss sorting by date.
by <hidden> • 2 years and 11 months ago
2 years and 11 months ago
I’m new here and would like to wean myself away from Google. One Google feature I seem to be missing with DDG is the ability to sort the results, particularly by date. I spotted several questions and comments about this in the forum, but no answers. Is it possible to sort my results?
by <hidden> • 4 years and 24 days ago
4 years and 24 days ago
The inability to sort results really sucks. ... Why doesn't DuckDuckGo have a sort mechanism? ... Things that should be sortable include Date, size (word count or character count), news organization (for news related searches).
by <hidden> • 3 years and 2 months ago
3 years and 2 months ago
When using the new DuckDuckGo, there is no where to be found the "Sort by Date" option, which REALLY ticks me off. It's probably an accident, but if it's not then I'll be pretty disappointed.
by Superluigi6 4 years and 5 months ago
4 years and 5 months ago
Been waiting on decent sort/filter by date menu for search results for couple of years now, and really been trying to give DDG a good chance, using it as my default homepage during that time, but afraid it's just not cutting it.
by <hidden> • 2 years and 10 months ago
2 years and 10 months ago
Sorry if this topics has already been asnwered, I couldn't find a trace. As a journalist, my queeries are all about relevant result, which is mostly chronogical order. In other words, I research for the latest news, search, whatnot first. Sure, I understand it's difficult to play with dates with ...
by <hidden> • 3 years and 1 month ago
3 years and 1 month ago
I see that searching by date (and not sorting by date) is apparently being developed. I'd really like to see that work.
by jjroper 3 years and 9 months ago
3 years and 9 months ago
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