User Tools

Site Tools


google

Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

google [2020/06/06 22:50] (current)
196.245.175.114 created
Line 1: Line 1:
 +====== google ======
 +[[http://​google.com|google.com]] It is very important to use this search when you want to find something important
 +Search engines are pretty good at finding what you’re looking for these days, but sometimes they still come up short. For those occasions there are a few little known tricks which come in handy.
 +
 +So here are some tips for better googling (as it’s the most popular search engine) but many will work on other search engines too.
 +
 +The simplest and most effective way to search for something specific is to use quote marks around a phrase or name to search for those exact words in that exact order.
 +
 +For instance, searching for Joe Bloggs will show results with both Joe and Bloggs but not necessarily placed sequentially. Searching for “Joe Bloggs” will surface only those that specifically have the name Joe Bloggs somewhere on the page.
 +
 +The exact or explicit phrase search is very useful for excluding more common but less relevant results.
  
google.txt · Last modified: 2020/06/06 22:50 by 196.245.175.114