Google expressions to know
Don't underestimate Google power ! If you're looking for specific information you'd rather ask it nicely to Google. It'll be happy to provide it to you !
Search for an exact word or phrase | "search"
Use quotes to search for an exact word or set of words on a web page.
Ex: "imagine all the people"
Exclude a word | -keyword
Add a dash (-) before a word or site to exclude all results that include that word.
Ex: dental -site:wikipedia.org
Search within a site or domain | site:
Get results only from certain sites or domains.
Ex: SEO site:joomgeek.com
Search for pages that are similar to a URl | link:
Find pages that link to a certain page.
Search for page similar to a url | related:
Find sites that are similar to a URL you already know.
Fill in the blank | *
Add an asterisk within a search as a placeholder for any unknown or wildcard terms.
Ex: "a * saved is a * earned"
Search for either word | OR
If you want to search for pages that may have just one of several words, include OR (capitalized) between the words.
Ex: services SEO OR SEA
Search for a range of number | ..:
Separate numbers by two periods without spaces (..) to see results that contain numbers in a given range of things like dates, prices, and measurements.
Ex:SEO Services $500..$1000
Find information about a site | info:
Get information about a URL, including the cached version of the page, similar pages, and pages that link to the site.
Some more searches you should know
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