Google It!: Getting Junk-Free Search Results

By Chris Kennedy

Google It!: Getting Junk-Free Search Results - Chris Kennedy
  • Title: Google It!: Getting Junk-Free Search Results
  • By: Chris Kennedy
  • Release Date: 2013-05-08
  • Genre: Internet
    Ratings: 5 From 10 Reviews

More by Chris Kennedy : Google It!: Getting Junk-Free Search Results

Related Books

Your Google searches are too broad if:
• They yield millions of results.
• You have to wade through pages of ads and junk to find what you're looking for.
• The results are flooded with spammy, low-quality sites and content farms like and

Google's simple interface hides a lot of power. With a few simple tricks, you can find what you need quickly and accurately.

1. Search for Multiple Words
2. Case Doesn't Matter
3. Omit Stop Words
4. Quote Exact Phrases
5. Rearrange Search Words
6. Swap Singular and Plural Forms
7. Use Wildcards for Unknown Words (* Operator)
8. Specify a Range of Numbers (.. Operator)
9. Omit (Most) Punctuation
10. Exclude Terms (- Operator)
11. Find Exact Terms (Quote Operator)
12. Find Synonyms (~ Operator)
13. Find Alternate Terms (OR Operator)
14. Find Verbatim Terms
15. Use Search Operators
16. Do Common Searches Quickly

About the Author
Chris Kennedy is a technical writer based in Boulder, Colorado. When he's not typing, Chris climbs rocks, revises his screenplays, and reads the journals of polar explorers.

Recent Posts
Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now
Blog, Inc.
iCloud for Beginners
Discover a Niche and Sell It Online
HTML5 for Web Designers
CSS Transforms: An Interactive Guide
The Kaizen Plan for Decluttering Your Computer: Take Control of Your Computer 10 Minutes at a Time
The Digital Photography Book
Design Is a Job
CSS3 for Web Designers
Mobile First
Don't Make Me Think, Revisited
Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability
Scott Kelby's Digital Photography Books
Facebook For Dummies, Mini Edition
The Elements of Content Strategy
Fashion 2.0: Blogging Your Way to the Front Row- The Insider's Guide to Turning Your Fashion Blog Into a Profitable Business and Launching a New Career, Vol. 1
Just Enough Research
Web Analytics 2.0
Starting from Day One
AARP Pinterest For Dummies
Instagram for Beginners
PHP and MySQL For Dummies
Designing Great Business Web Apps
WordPress for Small Business: Easy Strategies to Build a Dynamic Website with WordPress
Content Strategy for the Web, 2nd Edition
Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, and CSS
5 Days to Twitter Mastery
Google AdWords For Dummies
Move Fast and Break Things
Time Management with GTD® and iPad®
Building Websites All-in-One For Dummies
Rocket Surgery Made Easy
#Instagram - The Secrets to Instagram Fame
The Epic Struggle of the Internet of Things
Content Strategy for Mobile
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+
Sass for Web Designers
Learning Web Design
PHP and MySQL Web Development All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies
How to Produce an eBook
iTunes Connect Account erstellen
Podcasting For Dummies
Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Classroom in a Book
Search Engine Optimization Secrets
Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Premium All-in-One For Dummies
Psychology of Web Design
The Search
Making Sense of Color Management
Org Design for Design Orgs
Ruby on Rails For Dummies
Twitter and Tear Gas
Twitter for Dummies
Enterprise Integration Patterns: Designing, Building, and Deploying Messaging Solutions
On Web Typography
The Elements of User Experience
Blogging For Dummies
Everything You Need to Know about Social Media
Seductive Interaction Design
Building a Web Site For Dummies
Building Microservices
Advanced Web Metrics with Google Analytics
Creating a Website: The Missing Manual
Content Strategy for the Web
Drupal for Dummies
Advanced Google AdWords
Project Guide to UX Design, A: For user experience designers in the field or in the making, 2/e
User Experience Design
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Coding for Dummies
Learning PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, CSS & HTML5
Pinterest For Dummies
REST API Design Rulebook
Tumblr For Dummies
Starting an Online Business For Dummies
Mastering jQuery
Getting Started with Bootstrap 3.2
Starting an iPhone Application Business For Dummies
CSS Pocket Reference
Blogging All-in-One For Dummies
Facebook for Business
Java: The Complete Reference, Ninth Edition
User Experience
Landing Page Optimization
The Secret of Successful SEO
Quicken 2016 The Official Guide
Website Design Guide for Private and Business Users: Concepts and Techniques Demystified For Beginners
Responsive Design: Patterns & Principles
Squarespace 6 For Dummies
Food Blogging For Dummies
LinkedIn Marketing
The Complete Idiot's Mini Guide to Creating Your Own Wordpress.Com Blog
Web Design for Dummies
How to Make Your Own Free Website: And Your Free Blog Too
The New CSS Layout