Re: Indexing and searching a webpage of PDFs?

Subject: Re: Indexing and searching a webpage of PDFs?
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 12:04:36 -0800

What is the web page hosted on?

On Mon, Jan 22, 2018 at 11:40 AM, Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> I belong to an association that publishes a quarterly newsletter. Present
> and past issues are available as PDFs on a certain members-only page.
>
> There is no search function on that page, nor is an index provided.
>
> 1) Is it possible to add a search function that could comb through the
> PDFs, as it they were regular HTML pages?
>
> 2) Or might there be a nifty tool that I could aim at that page and build
> an index? Or maybe download the PDFs and index them locally using some
> nifty tool?
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