Google search tips and tricks:
For all those who search on google almost everyday and most of the people who are doing research about anything.
In this article I will share with you Google search techniques which will not only help you search better but it will change your mind on how to use google and get the most from it.
We use google almost everyday, if we have to find a store or any tips. Google is our master search.
Here are 7 tricks to use google search:
- Know, How to search for exact matching words?
- Find out, How to remove words from search?
- Search: How to search old news on google?
- How to do comparison on google?
- Ways to find the meanings of the words on google?
- How to search using images?
- Synonym Search:
- Search documents or research work by using file format on search engine.
Know, How to search for exact matching words?
When we search about specific phrase we get loads of information which is most of the times irrelevant or we do not need that. I used to wish if there is any way I could get exact results for my eact searched terms.
Then I came to know how, you only have to use inverted commas ” before and after ” the words and google will show you exact match.
As this image says, normally we search it shows broad match and we get loads of information.
If we use inverted commas we get exact phrase match and if you want to be more specific use large brackets we get exact match.
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Find out, How to remove or exclude words from search?
Another useful google tip, we have always been taught how to include specific in search engines but most of us still do not know how to exclude specific word when we search.
It is easy just use minus or negative – sign right before the word with no space and when you will have results, that word will be excldued and you will not see that in search results.
Search: How to search old news on google?
Sometimes I wish if my great grand father was alive I would use this technique to search news from his time and ask him about the events or his life at that time.
This trick is like going back in time and see what is happening there like a time machine we watch in movies. You can explore and read news and updates from as old as 1800s.
Click on this link and see the old news if you are fan of history and old news.
I did not believe it too when I checked the oldest newspaper and saw this. Well this is a must check feature of google.
How to do comparison on google?
Google sometimes play desi aunty roles and compare things for you including fruits and vegetables.
All you have to use “vs” between two search words and it will compare it for you. Let me show you an example.
You see the comparison between Rice and Quinoa in details.
Ways to find the meanings of the words on google?
When I need to find meaning of the word I write word meaning but you can do this in easy way by just typing:
Search engine will define the word for you with it’s meaning and use in sentence.
How to search using images?
Are you a smartphone owner. Yes I am sure you are that is why you are reading our tech blog. Well did you know that latest android phones come up with cameras where you can search items by taking a picture of them.
On the other hand you can also search by not using words only but using images too. All you have to do is go to google search via images and put image there and it will show you the results.
if you do not the word what you want to search, you can do it by using it’s synonym which is in your mind right now.
By using this sign ~ before the word you are searching.
Search documents or research work by using file format on search engine.
Finding pdf or word or ppt files are now way easy to find all you have to do is search using the file format like books .pdf and google will show you the pdf file, Same goes with word or ppt files.
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