Google Audience: All Internet users.
Scope: The Internet. All documents that Google's web crawling software can process.
Refresh Rate: Constant
Contents Boolean Operators Edit
skunk OR tomato
Other Operators Edit
"skunk smell removal"
exact phrase search
skunk + and tomato
include a common word that Google usually does not search; force search of exact form of a certain word
red * blue
separated by one or more words
"abraham lincoln" 1860...1861
number range search
Search Fields Edit
site:wikibooks.org "how to search"
sites that link to the specified site
search for a particular filetype
searches a range of months; 6 in the example
safesearch: sex education
filters adult content
information about a site
finds related sites
searches for phone numbers related to the address or person's name
Other Features Edit
Google also allows a number of searches which can only be done using templates on their advanced search screen. Other features not directly impacting search results include interface language, number of results, and results window.
External Links Edit