We use Google search almost every day and in fact for everything. But all we know is simple searching but it has a lot more features in store for its users.
We are now going to introduce you to some of the most useful Google search tricks that may change you whole way of searching online.
Search for an exact phrase:
Searching for a phrase with double quotations on will bring you the results with only pages with the same words in the exact order as in the quotations. It is a very much useful search tip if you are searching for an exact phrase.
Use asterisk to find a phrase:
We try to remember the lyrics of a few songs sometimes but we couldn’t get the entire phrase, this trick can be a lot more helpful in such cases where the users can simple type the phrase in quotes and then replace the word that they are unable to recollect with an asterisk and this will bring the result that they want. You can also use this trick to find various phrases, proverbs etc.
If you are unable to decide what to eat for dinner, and juggling between two items, then you can simply take Google’s help and go searching by placing vs in between those two items, and Google will present you with a comparison chart for both the foods that lets you understand the differences in the nutrition for those foods and then you can decide.
Use Define to know the meanings:
You can use the keyword DEFINE along with a word that you would like to know the dictionary meaning of. Google will present you with the meaning of the world along with the graph of its usage. So, no need to head over to the dictionary if you have a doubt, just Google it and know more about the word.
Until now we have learnt some seriously useful tips and now we will learn some fun search tips
- Just type tilt and search in Google which will make your screen tilt a little
- Simply search with the keyword Atari Breakout in Google search and it will present you with the famous brick breaker game that you can play and relax
- Just tap on the search mic and say flip a coin and you can see heads or tails appear on your screen which you can use if you have two options but you cant choose one from