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andUNITE search groups - how to


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A quick how to guide on the use of andUNITE for search groups e.g. at a university project, withing a workgroup, etc.
With andUNITE you are able to share your web searches with others.

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andUNITE search groups - how to

  1. 1. „ Adding human knowledge to search“ How to create search groups © 2008 andUNITE GmbH
  2. 2. Why andUNITE for search groups? © 2008 andUNITE GmbH Collaborative project You are working on a topic together with some other people. Collaborative search It would be great to be able to see their Web searches and which links they recommend for certain searches without any extra effort for you and them (e.g. no tagging!) Collaborative success Get instant help from team members who know something you don‘t and who see that you are currently searching for it (and vice versa).
  3. 3. Use as a collaborative search tool © 2008 andUNITE GmbH It’s quick, easy, safe and free!
  4. 4. Step 1: Sign up © 2008 andUNITE GmbH Go to and sign up (only username and password needed)
  5. 5. Step 2: Add group members to your list © 2008 andUNITE GmbH Enter the email addresses of your group members in order to connect Enter your own message here
  6. 6. Step 3: Add andUNITE to the browser © 2008 andUNITE GmbH You can use andUNITE from the browser search box and the toolbar
  7. 7. Step 4: Set your privacy settings © 2008 andUNITE GmbH Set your privacy settings to “Friends” so that only the group members can see your searches (the stylesheet changes to red)
  8. 8. Step 5: Pick your favorite search engine © 2008 andUNITE GmbH Google, Yahoo, Microsoft Live – pick your favorite here:
  9. 9. … and search! © 2008 andUNITE GmbH
  10. 10. © 2008 andUNITE GmbH STOP old fashioned web links! Start TALKING! enabled by