Google has become such an integral part of all our lives that we now use the verb “google” to refer to the action of using the search engine. By simply typing a few keywords, you can find anything from the closest grocery store to the latest breaking news.
But sometimes, the magic of Google fails to give us the results we are searching for. You try several different word combinations and go deep into the search results but still can’t find what you need.
But there may be a solution to this! Did you know that Google provides different options to refine your search to find exactly what you want from thousands of matches?
In this article, we will introduce you to some googling tips and tricks that will make your search results more efficient and effective. You may know some of these already; but we have some hidden gems you probably unaware of, until now.
You can use quotation marks around a word or a phrase you enter into the search box to get a list of results that contain the exact search term.
If you search ‘When to use Node.js’ (sans quotation marks), Google returns a set of results that contains all four or less of these words in any order.
But if you use quotation marks and search for “When to use Node.js” instead, Google gives priority to the results that contain this phrase exactly.
When typing an inquiry with two or more words into the search bar, the…