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QuickRef: Google Search Modifiers   Leave a comment

(Shamelessly stolen) Google search modifiers quickref..

  • 1. link:url

This will give the list of sites that links to designated site.

  • 2. related:url

This search will give you all sites related to the url you have entered in the above query.

  • 3. site:domain

This will show all the pages of the Domain you enter in the above query.

  • 4. allinurl:search term

This will show only those results in whose url your search term will appear exactly.

  • 5. Inurl:search term

This is similar to the query allinurl but it will search only the first word of search term in url and the rest of the words will be searched in the page.

  • 6. allintitle:search term

This will show only those sites which have your search term in the tittle of website.

  • 7. Intitle:search term

Show only those sites which have your first word of search term in tittle and the rest of the words in their page.

  • 8. spell:search term

This will check your search term for spelling mistakes and autosearch in google with correct words.

  • 9. filetype:extension search term

It will provide you only those sites which provides a document of your extension type and having your search term in it.

  • 10. Filetype:ppt environment

It will show all ppt files in which the environment word is used. This type of search is extremely useful for finding presentations(ppt or pptx) and e books(pdf)

Posted June 23, 2013 by benryanau in Web

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