Baidu Search component

This component is specific for Chinese sites whose users cannot use the usual Google search.

:hammer_and_wrench: Github url:

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After installing and activating the component remember also to update the and strings (from /admin/customize/site_texts) by replacing ‘Google’ with ‘Baidu’ or ‘百度’.

Parameters references

Since the documentation in English relating to the parameters used by Baidu is scarce, I leave here the two valid references I found on the net

Thanks to @david for finding the workaround to make the search work on a specific site even without using the Q6 parameter which doesn’t work properly with the search terms!