Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

58 Search Operator Queries You Can Use Today


Published on

Search operators are a good resource for finding backlinks. These search operator queries can be a component to your backlink strategy.

Published in: Marketing
  • Be the first to comment

58 Search Operator Queries You Can Use Today

  1. 1. What Are Search Operators? CREATED BY JOEL MUSAMBI
  2. 2. Search operators are strings of characters that individuals use in a search engine to narrow the focus of the search.
  3. 3. Why are they useful?  Search operators can help you simplify your search and give you results closer to your search goal.  Many bloggers use it to find guest posting opportunities where they can advertise their content.  It’s a great resource for linking opportunities, which helps your SEO page rank.  On the next slide I’ll show you an example of a search operator query.
  4. 4. Here are 58 search operator queries you can use today.
  5. 5. Link Building Resource  intitle:resources “soccer” ~guide ~resource.  intitle:“best sites” “soccer” ~guide ~resource.  inurl:“recommended sites” “insert keyword” ~guide ~resource.  “list of sites” “KEYWORD” ~guide ~resource.
  6. 6. New Content  “KEYWORD” "best blog posts“  “KEYWORD” "best posts of the week“  “KEYWORD” "best posts of the month“  “KEYWORD” “favorite posts of the month”  “KEYWORD” “top post of the day”
  7. 7. Guest Blogging Opportunities  “KEYWORD” “submit your content”  “KEYWORD” “contribute to this site”  “KEYWORD” “looking for contributors”  “KEYWORD” “become a guest blogger”  “KEYWORD” “accepting guest posts”  “KEYWORD” “writers wanted”  “KEYWORD” “submit guest post”  “KEYWORD” inurl:tag/guest-post  “KEYWORD” inurl:category/guest
  8. 8. Directories  "CITY" "add your business“  "CITY" inurl:directory  "CITY" "submit"  "CITY" "listing"  "CITY" "add website"
  9. 9. Commenting Opportunities  "leave a reply" “KEYWORD”  "leave a comment" “KEYWORD”  "connect with me" “KEYWORD”
  10. 10. Product Reviews  “COMPETITOR BRAND NAME” inurl:/review/  “COMPETITOR BRAND NAME” “this is a paid review”  “COMPETITOR BRAND NAME” intitle:review product  “KEYWORD” “this is a sponsored review”
  11. 11. Message Boards  “KEYWORD” inurl:forum  “KEYWORD” intitle:forums  “KEYWORD” messageboard  “KEYWORD”  “KEYWORD”  “KEYWORD” "KEYWORD"  ”COMPETITOR BRAND” inurl:forum
  12. 12. Social Media  “KEYWORD” social news  “KEYWORD” inurl:log_in  “KEYWORD” inurl:registration  “KEYWORD”  “KEYWORD”  “KEYWORD”
  13. 13. Associations  “KEYWORD” Chamber of Commerce  “POSTAL CODE/ZIP CODE” Chamber of Commerce  “POSTAL CODE/ZIP CODE” Directory  National “INDUSTRY” association
  14. 14. Media Queries  “CITY” intitle:”media”  “CITY” intitle:”news”  “CITY” intitle:”newspaper”  “CITY” intitle:”magazine”
  15. 15. Events  “INDUSTRY” intitle:trade show  “INDUSTRY” intitle:conference  “INDUSTRY”  “CITY KEYWORD” "submit your conference"  “CITY KEYWORD” "submit your event"
  16. 16. Thanks for reading! Feel free to connect with me on Twitter @joelmusambi or LinkedIn for more of the same content.