Advanced Google Search Tricks and Tips

SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

Google Search is displayed in a minimalist package which hides the true power behind the scenes. Let’s explore some advanced Google Search Tips and Tricks that you can do right from the standard Google search page. So open up Google in a new window and give these a try!

Advanced Google Search:

Some of my favorite Google tricks and tips include these:

  • Find phrases – to find sites that mention a phrase, put quotes around it like “life coach” or “restaurant marketing”
  • To find files online about a topic (like whitepapers or ebooks), you can use –> filetype:pdf wine industry
  • To find sites that are similar to a site (in Google’s opinion), type –> related:socialmediaexaminer.com
  • IMPORTANT (and useful). To search within a site only, do this –> site:directionseo.com seo tools
I’ll save other examples for the presentation below. Take a look and let me know what you think in the comments! Which one did you find the most useful?

Okay, so now that you’ve gone through it, which one was most useful? Did you find anything interesting?