How to search by artist? (FA search)

Discussion in 'Site Discussion' started by Yoshimaster96, Oct 17, 2017.

  1. Yoshimaster96

    Yoshimaster96 Active Member

    Sorry if this is a n00b question, but I can't figure out how to search by artist using FA's search: Search -- Fur Affinity [dot] net

    Maybe it's one of the @ things, but I dunno. It's not at all obvious.
     
  2. quoting_mungo

    quoting_mungo Administrator Staff Member

    Indeed, it is one of the @ things. ;) Use @lower and the username of the artist as it appears in the URL of their profile.

    @lower quotingmungo for instance will search for content posted by me on my primary account. :)
     
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  3. Yoshimaster96

    Yoshimaster96 Active Member

    Why @lower? Why not @artist or something?
     
  4. quoting_mungo

    quoting_mungo Administrator Staff Member

    I dunno, I didn't write the search function. Probably because it's the normalized lowercase version of the artist name, in the database, or something like that.
     

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