Google tricks

August 1, 2007 at 2:13 pm | Posted in Blogs, Internet, Web Apps | 1 Comment

Here are some extra tricks you can use for more advanced searching of Google:

One I use regularly is ‘’ With a search term, this allows you to use Google to search a specific site. If the site doesn’t have a search tool, or has a lousy one that gives you useless results, its very handy. The bigger the site, the better.

Find out how many of your sites pages are indexed on Google too.

Note the More link at the bottom. Google can be used as a calculator (really – paste 45% of 39 into Google and see what happens), search for movie reviews, book text, and focus your results better. Theres a lot more to the little search box than meets the eye…

1 Comment »

RSS feed for comments on this post. TrackBack URI

  1. Davidya,

    I just learned something new. I didn’t know you could use that as a search tool. I know of a few sites I’ll use it on.

    Thanks for sharing.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Blog at
Entries and comments feeds.