Stand-alone tools for indexing HTML pages
Conversion UtilitiesTo convert indexes created in book indexing software or word processing programs into HTML indexes
Help Authoring ToolsThe following is a selection of tools that have features to create HTML help-style scrollable indexes of pages, generally created in or exported into the program
Internationalization, Linguistics, Fonts and Dictionary Tools
Articles on Web indexing tools
Barrett, Anne C., "IXgen: Indexing Tool for Frame, (pdf), A-Z: the Newsletter of STC's Indexing SIG, Vol 4 No 3, September 2001, pp3-6 - author from Cisco Systems, Inc
Barrett, Anne C., "IXgen: Tips, Tricks and Totally Cool Techniques, (pdf), STC 48th Conference, 2001, 34pp- author from Cisco Systems, Inc
Berson, Margaret, "Embedded Indexing in Microsoft Word: How to Get Started"
Fred Brown's site has gone down so we used Wayback Machine (May 25 2017):
Brown, Fred, "Converting Indexes with WebWorks Publisher", Allegro Time!, June, 2002
Brown, Fred, "Embedded vs. Stand-Alone Indexes", Allegro Time!, March, 2001.
Brown, Fred, "Embedding indexes in FrameMaker", Allegro Time!, October, 2002
Brown, Fred, "Indexing with DocBook XML", Allegro Time!, September, 2001, updated May, 2009.
Brown, Fred, "Indexing with Microsoft Word", Allegro Time!, December, 2001.
Brown, Fred, "Indexing with open source tools", (pdf) KnowGenesis IJTC, Vol. 1, Issue 2, June 2006.
Brown, Fred, "Think Macros! - cool tricks to save time and cut the "wear and tear"", Bulletin, Indexing Society of Canada, Autumn 2002.
Haskins, Lucie, "Demystifying IndexDeconstructor", (pdf) Key Words, Vol 18 No 1 pp 20-26, January-March 2010
Haskins, Lucie, "DEXembed, WordEmbed, and IndexDeconstructor: how do they work and why would I want to use them? presentation", (pdf) ASI Conference, San Diego, 2012
Haskins, Lucie, "Digging in for the long haul: how to get a handle on the embedded Word indexing tools out there", (pdf) KeyWords 13(2):51-56, Apr-Jun 2005 - DEXter, IndexAssistant, Power Index, WordEmbed
Haskins, Lucie, "Embedded Indexing", (pdf) ASI Pacific Northwest Chapter, 4/1/06, 41pp - 3rd party FrameMaker, Microsoft Word plugins emDEX, IXgen, DEXter, DEXembed; Apress and Microsoft processes
Haskins, Lucie, "Embedded Indexing", (pdf) ASI Colorado Chapter 4/29/06, 20pp - FrameMaker process; 3rd party FrameMaker, Microsoft Word plugins emDEX, IXgen, DEXter, DEXembed
Haskins, Lucie, "emDEX: Tremendous Functionality for This FrameMaker Plug-in", unpublished
Haskins, Lucie, "How do DEXembed and WordEmbed work?", (pdf) 2012
Haskins, Lucie, "Indexing in FrameMaker without tearing your hair out", (pdf) KeyWords Oct-Dec 2004
Haskins, Lucie, "Indexing in InDesign", (pdf) 2012
Haskins, Lucie, "IXgen demo handout", (pdf) ASI National Conference Session, 2002
Haskins, Lucie, "Learning about KPS (Kerntiff Publishing Systems) Indexing-related Plugins for InDesign", originally recorded on Oct 29, 2014, video on demand, ASI Online Learning Series.
Haskins, Lucie, "Repagination projects: knowing when to walk away and knowing when to run", (pdf) Key Words, Vol 18 No 1 pp 27-31, January-March 2010
Haskins, Lucie, "Using Kerntiff Publishing IndexUtilities InDesign plug-ins", (temp link) Kerntiff Publishing, 2013 (in progress for late 2013 issue of The Indexer)
Jermey, Jon, “Linux and the indexer - a note”, The Indexer 27(3):135, September 2009
Jermey, Jon, “Metabrowser: automated metatagging of Web pages,” in Online Currents, Vol. 20 Issue 3. 2005. 6-7
Johncocks, Bill, "Embedded Indexing: First Choice for Authors?", Communicator, Aug 2006
Kvern, Olav Martin, David Blatner and Bob Bringhurst, "Real World InDesign CS6", (award winning index by Jan Wright), Peachpit Press, July 16, 2012, ISBN-13: 978-0321834614 - includes how to write InDesign scripts, author Kvern and indexer Wright wrote InDesign ePUB indexing scripts with Jan Wright on creating ePUB indexes in InDesign
Lamb, James A., "Embedded indexing", The Indexer Vol 24 No 4, Oct 2005 (PDF)
Lamb, James A., "Website Indexes: visitors to content in two clicks, or website indexing with XRefHT32 freeware", James Lamb, 27 Aug 2006
Mauer, Peg, "Embedded indexing, (pdf) Parts of this article were previously printed in KeyWords Jan/Feb 1998 and Sept/Oct 1998) and The Indexer April 2000 (includes FrameMaker and Microsoft Word; from Eastman Kodak Company, STC)
Mauer, Peg, "Embedded indexing in FrameMaker, (pdf) Conference Proceedings, STC, 1999
Prendergast, Alexia, "Using IXgen to manage markers", (pdf) Carolinas FUN, May 1999 - FrameMaker
Rao, Anitha A., "Indexing FrameMaker documents", STC India, Jan 2004
Scriptorium Publishing Services, Inc., "IXgen: Taming the Index Editing Process in FrameMaker", (pdf) Scriptorium, Research Triangle Park, NC, 2000
Wright, Jan, "Jan Wright on creating ePUB indexes in InDesign", ePUBSecrets, Mar 7, 2012
Wyman, L. Pilar, “HTML Indexing -- a few hints on what it's all about” article about Web indexing tools, 2001.
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