Learn how to use symbols/search Operators to target your search to bring you the best search results!
How to really find what you're looking for!
Google Search with Symbols:
|Symbol||How it Works|
|+||Find Google Pages or Blood types
Examples: +Chrome or AB+
|@||Find social tags
Examples: Cake $50
|#||Find trending hashtags
|-||Use to exclude a word in your search (useful with Homonyms)
Examples: dog bark -tree
|"||Find exact phrases
Examples: "Google Search Like a Boss"
|*||Use (asterisk) as a wildcard.
Examples: "Earn millions doing *"
|..||Find ranges within numbers
Examples: Vacations $200..$1000
Google Search with Search Operators:
|Search Operator||How it Works|
|site:||Search from a specif domain
Examples: games site:ohboyloveit.com or books site:.org
|link:||Find links that go to a specific page
|related:||Return sites that are similar to what you are looking for
|OR||Get results for sites using words with the same meaning (synonyms)
Examples: cars OR automobiles
|info:||Return info about websites such as cached pages, similar pages and links to that page.
|cache:||View a page as Google last viewed it
Search Image with Google:
- Search images with Google on Chrome.
- Select Image
- Right Click
- From Menu Select "Search Google for this Image"
Source: Google Search Help
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