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Improve search, regarding double letters

One of the commonest spellings of names which contain double letters, such as my surname, Mabbett, is to omit one if the letters.

Search for neither "Andy Mabbet" nor "Andy Mabett" finds my ORCID record.

The search algorithm should handle such cases.

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    Andy MabbettAndy Mabbett shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    under review  ·  ORCID (APAC/MEA)AdminORCID (APAC/MEA) (Admin, ORCID) responded  · 

    Thank you for your suggestion to improve the ORCID registry.

    We have submitted this iDea — improving fuzzier searches — for consideration in our next round of projects and will update you when we have further information on it going forward.

    Warm regards,
    ORCID Community Engagement and Support

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