Licensing Webglimpse and Glimpse

Our licensees range from students using a single copy of glimpse on a home system to international corporations and high-tech government agencies using both Webglimpse and Glimpse on busy servers with unlimited end users. We've tried to make the licenses as scalable as the program. If you do not see one that matches your needs please email

NOTE: Webglimpse is now FREE for all .edu and .gov users, open source projects and nonprofits. No password or license key required! Just download the software and install.

Website: The most common use of Webglimpse is by a company indexing one or more websites on a public web server. This license provides for unlimited end users and scales with the size of the purchasing company and number of domains in use. Purchase Now

Intranet: Another common use of Webglimpse and Glimpse is on a company or departmental Intranet. We offer both server licenses and per-seat licenses depending on how the software will be used.

ISP & Reseller: Offer Webglimpse to your clients and receive generous 20% commission on all sales with zero up front cost. Simply register with us so we know you are referring or installing the software, and receive commission on any resulting sales. WHM/cPanel administrators can use this simple install script to instantly make Webglimpse available for all users to install.
   ISPs/Resellers are also welcome to make bulk purchases for resale, and in this case may qualify for greater discount. Please contact us for pricing

Nonprofit, Educational & U.S. Government: The Advanced, or Commercial version of Webglimpse is available free of charge to U.S. Government entities and to most educational users. We also provide free and discounted licenses to many nonprofits. Just contact us to receive login instructions. Note however that the Advanced version of Webglimpse is the property of Internet WorkShop, a private entity, and we reserve the right to refuse copies or service to any organization at our discretion.
Support contracts are also available. High priority is given to technical support queries and feature requests from those organizations who purchase a support contract.

Glimpse for LXR: Glimpse is the search engine used inside of LXR Cross Referencer. In light of this, we offer a discounted license specifically for use of Glimpse within LXR.

Personal Use: For personal desktop use, Glimpse is charityware - please see details.

Work Exchange: For anyone who cannot afford to purchase a license, we have an interesting work exchange option!

License Terms: The same general terms apply to all licenses.

We accept
Acceptance Mark
, VISA, MC, AmEX, Check, moneybookers and bank transfers.

Nonprofits, Educational and Government institutions

As of February 1, 2006, we are making all versions of Glimpse and Webglimpse available free of charge to most nonprofits, educational and government institutions. This ensures that users have the best available version and provides us with feedback on our primary development branch.

There are nonprofits and nonprofits, though, and we reserve the right as a private company to determine who we give copies to.

If you belong to an organization and would like a free copy of Webglimpse and Glimpse, just ask (using our contact form) and most times we'll send you a login right away.

Work Exchange - Commercial & Resalable Licenses

We have an interesting and flexible policy of exchanging commercial Webglimpse licenses for bits of work on the project. More extensive development work can even be exchanged for a serialized set of resalable commercial licenses. Here are some examples of work that can be exchanged for one commercial license (value $200-$500):
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