Postgres is the jack of all trades when it comes to databases. It brings you all the features you've come to love about SQL plus a bunch of features from Non-SQL databases. Postgres Full-Text Search is one of these newer non-SQL features built into Postgres. Is the full-text search in Postgres fully baked or will you need a separate search index? It is an alluring idea if you could build out a full text search without another layer of technology. After trying to use Postgres for Full Text Search here are my thoughts.