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20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches

20 Tips for More Efficient Google Searches
For millions of people Google is an indispensable search tool that they use every day, in all facets of their lives. From work or school, research, to looking up movies and celebrities to news and gossip, Google is the go-to search engine. But instead of just typing in a phrase and wading through page after page of results, there are a number of ways to make your searches more efficient. Some of these are obvious ones, that you probably know about. But others are lesser-known, and others are known but not often used. Use this guide to learn more about, or be reminded of, some of the best ways to get exactly what you're looking for, and quickly.

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How to Use Google Search More Effectively Among certain circles (my family, some of my coworkers, etc.) I'm known for my Googling skills. I can find anything, anywhere, in no time flat. My Google-fu is a helpful skill, but not one that's shrouded in too much mystery — I've just mastered some very helpful search tricks and shortcuts and learned to quickly identify the best info in a list of results. January 2011: The Definitive Facebook Lockdown Guide Note: This guide is now out of date. For the latest guide (September 2011), head on over here. New Year's resolutions are among us, though voluntary and often roll over from year to year. Engineering Language/Grammar Skills - Google skills Ditto.Ditto.DITTOAnd we were worried that Google's "search within results" (a) was taken away and (b) was a fraud anyway. Small potatoes compared to this. There was a situation were we were happy that the internet was actually doing the reverse of censoring our results when we were able to get, via the internet, what MSM was denying us... the other side of the story about Climate Change. Now I wonder just how much was hidden and what was revealed.

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Mini-Guide to Google Searches At any given moment there are millions of people ‘Googling’ something but very few use the many features associated with the search engine that can refine, define and optimize your search. For example, your Google results will be different if you search for dog or dogs, crazy horse or horse crazy. Google pays attention to the order of your words and if they are plurals but ignores most little words (I, it , an for, of, etc.) and punctuation other than apostrophes, hyphens, and quote marks. So, here are some tips for getting more out of your Google searches and for spending less time searching for elusive tidbits. 1. Be as specific as possible when searching for something.

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Google search features This is a detailed article, for an overview, see: Google Search. The Google search features include more than 40 options or keywords to modify the type of search. Google Web Search is a web search engine owned by Google, Inc., and is the most-used search engine on the Web. Google receives several hundred million queries each day through its various services.[1] (Google Search was created by Larry Page and Sergey Brin in 1997.)[2] Beyond the original word-search capability,[3] Google Search provides more than 22 special features, such as: similar synonym words; weather forecasts; time zones; stock quotes; maps; earthquake data; movie showtimes; airports; home listings; sports scores, etc. (see below: Special features).

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