Wikia search is a new project from Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia. As discussed on the second autonomo.us podcast, his objective is to create a Free Network Service for Web search: an alternative search engine compatible with the Franklin Street Statement.
To add Wikia Search to your Firefox search bar:
If you use vimperator to reduce the amount of mousing involved in your daily web browsing, put this in your
~/.vimperatorrc to make Wikia your default search plugin:
Please let me know if this stops working, I'll update the search extension.