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During keywording we, the contributors, have been putting keywords in to describe our images as both singular and plural. I believe we have been told in the past that this is necessary in getting our images seen.

 

I have recently been loading images to a wall art site whose search engine has recently been updated such that it will look for both singular AND plural keywords. It now pulls out any image with EITHER a singular keyword OR a plural keyword which is a great help to their contributors.

 

Would it be possible to upgrade the Alamy search engine to provide the same facility for their contributors?

 

Allan

 

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I think the problem is that singular words are often used generically. 

 

For example, 'dog training' might include more than one dog,

 

But also plural forms can be singular! eg) 'feeding birds' might only show one bird. 

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