Search Google Effectively In The Classroom

Recently in one of my classes, I learned about Google search optimization, or how to search more effectively. It really opened my eyes to how ineffectively I was utilizing the search engine before, and how I could use tricks and tips to save valuable time when looking for information online. The main "must-know" tips are … Continue reading Search Google Effectively In The Classroom

Inside Google Search: An Interactive Explanation of The World’s Most Powerful Search Engine

Did you know the web is made up of more than 30 trillion individual pages? Or that the Google search index is over 100 million gigabytes? Well, now you can explore this and much, much more on Google's interactive Inside Search page. Find out how the famous search engine crawls through the cyberworld to find … Continue reading Inside Google Search: An Interactive Explanation of The World’s Most Powerful Search Engine

Gwigle – Google Search Game

In light of my last post, I was especially excited when I came across Gwigle - a game designed to help players practice Google search rules in a fun, puzzle-based way. Essentially, Gwigle is comprised of increasingly difficult levels that present searches and ask users to guess the query or search terms. For example, here's … Continue reading Gwigle – Google Search Game