Tips for a more effective search page

When you embed a freeDive widget in your page, it's important to invite users to search the data. Here are some tips for introducing the widget effectively:

  • Use a post headline to introduce the data
  • Provide the audience context
  • Introduce the first field and give an example
  • Introduce the second field and give an example
  • Use an active voice

Take time to refine your headlines and introductions. They will increase audience interaction and boost search engine optimization.

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Search contributions to
Gov. Jerry Brown's campaign

Jerry Brown received nearly 25,000 contributions to his 2010 campaign for Governor of California. Enter the name or part of the name of a contributor to search the database. For example, type"Fred" in the Name field.

You can also add a filter to your results using the "Contribution" field. Select "Greater than or equal to" from the drop-down menu and enter "100" in the input field. This will limit the results to people with the name Fred that gave $100 or more.


Explore your results

Instructions: Use the slider, text filter and picker to customize your search results. Use the tool above to perform a new search.

Click on a column label to resort the table.