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Announcing upcoming test for search relevancy

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Re: Announcing upcoming test for search relevancy

Posted: 25 Mar 2013 6:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
I don't know exactly when the last changes were rolled out, but I can no longer find anything remotely relative to my searches. A search on Julianne completely ignored the multiple records where her name had been shortened to Julia, even though the city and birth year were the same. I have to go to other sources to find info, then come back to Ancestry and try to connect the record, even though almost no amount of manipulation of the search will locate the record I already know is there.

What exactly am I paying for if my search results ignore 75% of the valid records and I have to go outside Ancestry to find the data?
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
tripthrutime 26 Nov 2012 5:05PM GMT 
Jennifer Nail... 26 Mar 2013 12:15AM GMT 
McComberdesce... 26 Mar 2013 9:58PM GMT 
Jennifer Nail... 27 Mar 2013 5:50PM GMT 
serenity20061 5 Jul 2013 10:12PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 5 Jul 2013 11:58PM GMT 
cakemp1 7 Jul 2013 5:25PM GMT 
robburnsuk 26 Jul 2013 1:09AM GMT 
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