Be a Google Search Genius!
Sure you know how to type in a few keywords in Google to find what you’re looking for, but the tricks below will turn you into a Google Searching Genius!
These simple tools can help you find more precise results, faster! If only Google were around back in the days when we were learning the Dewey Decimal System and using the library card catalog to refine our searches.
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Use quotes to search for an exact word or set of words. This is useful for searching quotes and song lyrics.
Put a dash before a word that you want to exclude in your search
Use a tilde before a term to include results with its synonyms.
Use two periods between two numbers to express a range of things like dates, measurements & prices.