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How to create search engine in MVC

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 30, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
Hi I'm using EF and MVC for the first time and I need some strategy hints.  I have a list of skill sets (ID + Name) which I need to make searchable from a textbox. Then in a seperate step I need to find all people with those skill sets. What's a smart way of doing this? I've been thinking about having two listboxes bound to multiselect lists and then moving records from one listbox to the other. I did that in ASP once, but have no idea of how to do it in MVC.   Re Dennis

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