New! Special Report
We're pleased to release our special report Making the big move: Search in support of federal web modernization
A search engine by and for the federal government
Powering search results on more than 2,000 websites. Free, effective, and simple—Search.gov has all you need to get search right on your website!Get started today
Built for government — Secure, compliant, designed around the unique circumstances of government web publishing.
Highly configurable — No developers required - use our easy interface to design your search experience yourself.
Hands-on customer service — We're here to help you, from implementation to SEO.
No barriers to entry — Getting started with Search.gov is friction free.Learn more
How do I get search right on my website?
Curious about how to properly index your federal agency website? We can help you get started with our training and resources on indexing.
Want to improve your results? Having trouble with results missing? Learn more about how to improve your search experience.
Making improvements to your site can be exciting but also daunting. We created a guide to help you keep your search working well on the new site.
How do I...
Get help to log in
If you’re unable to log in to your account, email us for help.
Re-index your site or submit sitemap
Let us know if your search results are outdated, or if you have a new sitemap.
Learn about Results API features
We offer a robust API for pulling search results, but its feature set is different from our hosted results page.
Add or remove users
You can manage who has access to your search site in the Admin Center.