Google Tools: <br />Information YOUR Way<br />PETE&C 2010<br />©2010 Nancy Sharoff<br />Image from Flickr: Robert S. Donov...
Note: Most of these services require that you have a gmail account.  If you do not, go to www.gmail.com to sign up for one...
Search…ing<br />Image by Marc Shandro at flickr.com<br />
Search – Top Tabs<br />
Show Options… (Web)<br />LIVE!!!<br />
Show Options… (Web)<br />Have FUN!<br />Click on ‘Wonder Wheel’<br />
Web Options– Wonder Wheel<br />
Show Options…(Images)<br />
Show Options…(Video)<br />
Advanced Search…ing<br />Image by bionicteaching at flickr.com<br />
Oceans =<br />27,700,000<br />
File Format:<br />
Oceans + .ppt =<br />16,100<br />
Domain:<br />
Oceans + .ppt + .edu =<br />4,350<br />
Other<br />
Where Have You Been?<br />
Enable ^History^ by going to www.google.com/history and you can see where you’ve been.  <br />
DidYouKnow?<br />4 6 6 4 5 3<br />
DidYouKnow?<br />time:[name of place]<br />
DidYouKnow?<br />define:[word]<br />
DidYouKnow?<br />Fill-in-the-Blank<br />Mt. Everest is * feet high<br />
DidYouKnow?<br />related:[url w/o ‘http://’]<br />
Google Squared<br />
Google Squared<br />http://www.google.com/squared<br />
Word of CAUTION: ALWAYS verify the information!!! (Good lesson for students!)<br />
Customized Search<br />
http://www.google.com/coop/cse<br />
Once you create one, go to ‘manage your existing search engines’<br />
‘Homepage’ View<br />
‘Control Panel’ View<br />
Google News<br />
news.google.com<br />
Advanced Search<br />
Google Alerts<br />Image Source: Flickr.com http://www.flickr.com/photos/simiezzz/1070601182/<br />
Google Alerts<br />
Google Reader<br />Image Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/indiekid/2551308352/<br />
Expanded View<br />
List View<br />
Settings - Subscriptions<br />
Settings – Folders & Tags<br />
Add a Clip to Your Site<br />
Goodies<br />
Send To Options<br />
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  • OR Part of the Google Toolbar &amp; requires gmail account
  • TRY IT OUT! Or
  • Gives you current time
  • Defines a word for you
  • Lists web pages that are similar or related to the url you provide
  • Can embed into your website/blogEd.al institutions can get ad-free versionOnce you create one click on ‘manage your existing search engines’
  • Name, description, keywords, you do need to do front-end work w/ locating wwwsYou can also invite others to contribute (NOTE: they must have gmail accounts)THIS IS WHERE THE REAL POWER LIES
  • Whenever you make changes make sure to update the embedded code on www/blog
  • You can follow friends and topics, discover new content and create their own custom magazines around searches.
  • ‘Type’ – news, blogs, web, comprehensive, video, groups‘How Often’ – once a day, as it happens, once a week
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    1. 1. Google Tools: <br />Information YOUR Way<br />PETE&C 2010<br />©2010 Nancy Sharoff<br />Image from Flickr: Robert S. Donovan<br />
    2. 2. Note: Most of these services require that you have a gmail account. If you do not, go to www.gmail.com to sign up for one.<br />
    3. 3. Search…ing<br />Image by Marc Shandro at flickr.com<br />
    4. 4. Search – Top Tabs<br />
    5. 5. Show Options… (Web)<br />LIVE!!!<br />
    6. 6. Show Options… (Web)<br />Have FUN!<br />Click on ‘Wonder Wheel’<br />
    7. 7. Web Options– Wonder Wheel<br />
    8. 8. Show Options…(Images)<br />
    9. 9. Show Options…(Video)<br />
    10. 10. Advanced Search…ing<br />Image by bionicteaching at flickr.com<br />
    11. 11. Oceans =<br />27,700,000<br />
    12. 12.
    13. 13. File Format:<br />
    14. 14. Oceans + .ppt =<br />16,100<br />
    15. 15. Domain:<br />
    16. 16. Oceans + .ppt + .edu =<br />4,350<br />
    17. 17. Other<br />
    18. 18. Where Have You Been?<br />
    19. 19. Enable ^History^ by going to www.google.com/history and you can see where you’ve been. <br />
    20. 20. DidYouKnow?<br />4 6 6 4 5 3<br />
    21. 21. DidYouKnow?<br />time:[name of place]<br />
    22. 22. DidYouKnow?<br />define:[word]<br />
    23. 23. DidYouKnow?<br />Fill-in-the-Blank<br />Mt. Everest is * feet high<br />
    24. 24. DidYouKnow?<br />related:[url w/o ‘http://’]<br />
    25. 25. Google Squared<br />
    26. 26. Google Squared<br />http://www.google.com/squared<br />
    27. 27. Word of CAUTION: ALWAYS verify the information!!! (Good lesson for students!)<br />
    28. 28. Customized Search<br />
    29. 29. http://www.google.com/coop/cse<br />
    30. 30.
    31. 31. Once you create one, go to ‘manage your existing search engines’<br />
    32. 32. ‘Homepage’ View<br />
    33. 33. ‘Control Panel’ View<br />
    34. 34. Google News<br />
    35. 35. news.google.com<br />
    36. 36.
    37. 37. Advanced Search<br />
    38. 38. Google Alerts<br />Image Source: Flickr.com http://www.flickr.com/photos/simiezzz/1070601182/<br />
    39. 39. Google Alerts<br />
    40. 40. Google Reader<br />Image Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/indiekid/2551308352/<br />
    41. 41. Expanded View<br />
    42. 42. List View<br />
    43. 43. Settings - Subscriptions<br />
    44. 44. Settings – Folders & Tags<br />
    45. 45. Add a Clip to Your Site<br />
    46. 46. Goodies<br />
    47. 47.
    48. 48. Send To Options<br />

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