Powersearching with Google
Powersearching with Google

Powersearching with Google

Tip of the Week

Everyone searches Google, but only a few people have ever really looked under the hood. Here are some tips to get rid of unwanted results:

  • Put quotation marks around words to make sure they get searched as a phrase "united states"google logo
  • Put – in front of words to eliminate results with those words
  • Use intext: [searchword] to eliminate results without that word
  • 2005..2009 will search for numbers from 2005 to 2009

There are hundreds more where those came from.  Find more tips at the google tip page.



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