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Re: Conlang books collection on Amazon

From:Eric Christopherson <rakko@...>
Date:Monday, February 18, 2008, 4:42
On Feb 17, 2008, at 3:30 PM, Sai Emrys wrote:

> On Feb 17, 2008 12:27 PM, Eric Christopherson <rakko@...> > wrote: >> I'm having trouble searching by tags on Amazon... how is it done? > > Their UI for it isn't very good, unfortunately. > > Click the link on the schwag page; at the top, you should see that the > search bar now searches for "Products tagged with:". > > You could also just URL-hack; see what the LCS link gives you and > modify it as appropriate. > > Another thing is if you look through the page and find the tags > section (it's ~2/3 down), you can probably click any of the existing > tags on a book to see other things tagged by that. > > I've tagged all the books that were in the previous list as > 'conlangs', but I suspect that it hasn't entirely gone through (or > perhaps is out of sync?), since I haven't seen 'em all consistently in > the tags list. Perhaps it just takes time to really take effect. > > Hope that helps, > > - Sai
Ah, thanks. So I guess there isn't a way to specify an arbitrary tag, apart from pages like the schwag page that link to tags or using URL hacking.


Sai Emrys <sai@...>