Google Images module

Getting Search Engine ID

  1. Create a CSE: https://cse.google.com/cse/create/new. In the "Sites to search" field specify any one site (such as example.com).

  2. After creating your CSE, visit your Search Engines page at: http://www.google.com/cse/manage/all. Click on your CSE to open a control panel. Near the bottom of the page, under "Sites to search" select: "Search the entire web but emphasize included sites".

  3. Now you can clear the list of included sites. Click to check-mark that entry and click the "Delete" button. Without entries listed under included sites, CSE can search the web without any specified site bias.

  4. You need to enable Image Search in your custom search engine control panel for work of the custom image search.

  5. Click on the "Search engine ID" to find your ID.

Getting API Key

1.Go to the Google API console: https://console.developers.google.com

2. If you have not created a project in the API console yet, create it now:

3. Go to Library, find and activate Custom Search API:

4. Go to Credentials. If you have not created a Server API Key yet, create it now:

JSON/Atom Custom Search API provides 100 search queries per day for free. If you need more, you may sign up for billing in the API Console.