Follow these steps to launch your Amazon CloudSearch domain:

Amazon CloudSearch Product Tour Video
Getting Started Tutorial
Amazon CloudSearch getting started tutorial video

To learn more:

  • Step through the Getting Started tutorial to set up your first search domain.
  • For a conceptual introduction to search, see How Search Works.
  • For detailed instructions and API reference, refer to the Developer Guide.
  • Watch the getting-started videos below.

Building Scalable Search
CloudSearch Deep Dive

Have questions that aren't addressed in the FAQ or documentation? The Amazon CloudSearch Community Forum is the place to go for answers.

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Get 750 free hours of fully functional search instances for 30 days. To start:

Sign in to your AWS account and launch the CloudSearch Console

Create and configure a search domain with a few clicks

Upload data and send search/update requests via console, AWS SDK, or CLI