10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #1: Searching a phrase in quotes will yield only pages with the same words in the same order as given in the quotes. Example: “how to design a website” will give you highly specific results

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #2: If you want to know about the animal Jaguar and not the car Jaguar, this is what you should type in the search bar: Jaguar -car

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #3: site: flashsystems.com.ng how to design a website will yield related results only from that particular site

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #4: Comparing two food items using vs will compare their calories and nutrition content. For example: if you type rice vs beans in Google search, you’ll get its nutritional facts

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #5: Find the meaning of a word, say technology, by typing this command in Google search – define: technology

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #6: Typing 10% of 150,000 in Google search will give you its mathematical answer straight away. Try it!

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #7: Using the qualifier inurl: will search just within the url. The qualifier intext: will search within the body, while intitle: will search only within a page title

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #8: Search for web design filetype:ppt will return results that contain powerpoint (ppt) documents only related to web design

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #9: Type 460 dollars to euro or 45 inches to mm and get the answer right on top in Google search

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Tip #10: Search your package tracking number directly in the Google search bar, and it’ll show you the tracking information about your package

10 Google Tips to Optimize your Search results

Written by Temitope Fagborun

A self-motivated, confident and competent IT professional with commendable interpersonal skills.