Top 12 Google Search Tricks


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Administrator
Staff member
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You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
 

Suaayeme

Amateur
Member
You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
Good thanks
 

Suaayeme

Amateur
Member
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You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
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Riches007

Newbie
Member
You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
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Nufido

Amateur
Member
You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
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Awesome350

Amateur
Member
You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
We keep learning even the ones we think we know
 

Macdonald7

Amateur
Member
You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
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Chiprogress

Active member
Member
You can use symbols or words in your search to make your search results more precise. Google Search usually ignores punctuation that isn't part of a search operator.

Common google search techniques:

  • Search social media
Put @ in front of a word to search social media. For example: @twitter.

  • Search for a price
Put $ in front of a number. For example camera $400.

  • Search hashtags
Put # in front of a word. For example #throwbackthursday.

  • Exclude words from your search
Put - in front of a word you want to leave out. For example, jaguar speed -car.

  • Search for an exact match
Put a word or phrase inside quotes. For example, "tallest building".

  • Search for wildcards or unknown words
Put a * in your word or phrase where you want to leave a placeholder. For example, "largest * in the world".

  • Search within a range of numbers
Put .. between two numbers. For example, camera $50..$100.

  • Combine searches
Put "OR" between each search query. For example, marathon OR race.

  • Search for a specific site
Put "site:" in front of a site or domain. For example, site:mokoshalb.com or site:.gov.

  • Search for related sites
Put "related:" in front of a web address you already know. For example, related:time.com.

  • Get details about a site
Put "info:" in front of the site address.

  • See Google's cached version of a site
Put "cache:" in front of the site address.


That's all, you can try them out! Goodluck!
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