Google Tips

 

+dolphins – Miami

 

 

Searches for DOLPHINS but not the Miami Dolphins

 

“searches for a phrase”

 

Using quotation marks around the words entered forces Google to search for the exact phrase

 

 

intitle:

 

intitle:”mark twain” searches for the phrase Mark Twain in the title – that portion of the screen in the extreme upper left hand corner.

 

 

intext:

 

Limits a search to the text of the page.  Will not search the address or other portions of the html document.

 

 

site:

 

Use in conjunction with:   edu   gov   net   org   com

 

Can also be used to limit a search to a specific address:  admissions  site:www.stjohns.edu

 

 

inurl:

 

Finds s specific word or word fragment in a url.

            inurl:”stjohns

 

 

link:

 

Let’s you see other ages which link to specific pages.

 

 

Combine feature:     intitle:”mark twain” site:edu  will find pages from educational institutions that have been described as being about “Mark Twain”