Saturday, July 31, 2010
|OPERATOR EXAMPLE|| ||FINDS PAGES CONTAINING...|
|vacation hawaii|| ||the words vacation and Hawaii .|
|Maui OR Hawaii|| ||either the word Maui or the word Hawaii|
|"To each his own"|| ||the exact phrase to each his own|
|virus –computer|| ||the word virus but |
NOT the word computer
|+sock|| ||Only the word sock, and not the plural |
or any tenses or synonyms
|~auto loan|| ||loan info for both the word auto and |
its synonyms: truck, car, etc.
|define:computer|| ||definitions of the word computer |
from around the Web.
|red * blue|| ||the words red and blue separated |
by one or more words.
|I'm Feeling Lucky|| ||Takes you directly to first web page |
returned for your query.
|CALCULATOR OPERATORS|| ||MEANING||TYPE INTO SEARCH BOX|
|+|| ||addition||45 + 39|
|-|| ||subtraction||45 – 39|
|*|| ||multiplication||45 * 39|
|/|| ||division||45 / 39|
|% of|| ||percentage of||45% of 39|
|^|| ||raise to a power||2^5 |
(2 to the 5th power)
|ADVANCED OPERATORS||MEANING|| WHAT TO TYPE INTO SEARCH BOX |
(& DESCRIPTION OF RESULTS)
|site:||Search only one website||admission |
(Search Stanford Univ.
site for admissions info.)
|[#]…[#]||Search within a |
range of numbers
|DVD player $100..150 |
(Search for DVD players
|link:||linked pages||link:www.stanford.edu |
(Find pages that link
to the Stanford
|info:||Info about a page||info:www.stanford.edu |
about the Stanford
related to the Stanford