Be Smart with Google<br />Smart<br />Searching<br />
Use “…” <br />Searches for that exact phrase<br />
Use -word<br />No spaces between –and key word<br />
Define: word<br />Find definitions of words<br />
Write a Calculation<br />
Google Squared<br />http://www.google.com/squared<br />Add more columns to get more information<br />
Google Options<br />
Images<br />Choose what type of  image you want…photo, clip art, line drawing, choose a colour and/or size<br />
Videos<br />Select a duration or a relevant date<br />
News<br />See the latest news items, filter by country, and time<br />
Books<br />Find books, see full views and previews, select time and relevance <br />
Realtime<br />Realtime results as they appear (includes blogs and twitter updates)<br />
Siteswith images<br />Shows groups of images from sites<br />
More with images<br />http://image-swirl.googlelabs.com/<br />Select a key word for a more succinct search <br />
Wonder Wheel<br />Displays more search terms in a mind map<br />
Timeline <br />Creates a timeline of events to do with your keywords <br />
Education hits  :edu<br />Type in :edu after a search word to find sites with an educational content<br />
Ctrl or Command F<br />Ctrl F a keyword and all instances of it will be highlighted in the text.<br />
Conversions <br />
Reading age<br />Click on Advanced search<br />
Type in an address<br />
Time <br />Type in time and then the name of city or place<br />
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Be smart with google

  1. 1. Be Smart with Google<br />Smart<br />Searching<br />
  2. 2. Use “…” <br />Searches for that exact phrase<br />
  3. 3. Use -word<br />No spaces between –and key word<br />
  4. 4. Define: word<br />Find definitions of words<br />
  5. 5. Write a Calculation<br />
  6. 6. Google Squared<br />http://www.google.com/squared<br />Add more columns to get more information<br />
  7. 7. Google Options<br />
  8. 8. Images<br />Choose what type of image you want…photo, clip art, line drawing, choose a colour and/or size<br />
  9. 9. Videos<br />Select a duration or a relevant date<br />
  10. 10. News<br />See the latest news items, filter by country, and time<br />
  11. 11. Books<br />Find books, see full views and previews, select time and relevance <br />
  12. 12. Realtime<br />Realtime results as they appear (includes blogs and twitter updates)<br />
  13. 13. Siteswith images<br />Shows groups of images from sites<br />
  14. 14. More with images<br />http://image-swirl.googlelabs.com/<br />Select a key word for a more succinct search <br />
  15. 15. Wonder Wheel<br />Displays more search terms in a mind map<br />
  16. 16. Timeline <br />Creates a timeline of events to do with your keywords <br />
  17. 17. Education hits :edu<br />Type in :edu after a search word to find sites with an educational content<br />
  18. 18. Ctrl or Command F<br />Ctrl F a keyword and all instances of it will be highlighted in the text.<br />
  19. 19. Conversions <br />
  20. 20. Reading age<br />Click on Advanced search<br />
  21. 21. Type in an address<br />
  22. 22. Time <br />Type in time and then the name of city or place<br />

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