4 Google Tricks
Here are four things I didn't know you could do in a google search until recently:
- Fuzzy Search - Search for ~music player, and google searches for
audio player, and other words that have similar meanings to music.,
- Number Ranges - Searches for a range of numbers, for example mp3 player 20..60 GB will match 20, 40, and 60GB mp3 players (and any other number inbetween).
- Wildcard - When you place a
*in your query, google will match any word in between. For example: apple * player matches
apple ipod player,
apple mp3 player, etc.
- Search Page Title only - Use the
allintitle:operator to search only page titles. For example: allintitle:ipod Searches for any page with ipod in the title. You can also use
intitle:to match just one word.
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4 Google Tricks was first published on September 21, 2005.
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