Advanced Internet Searching

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Advanced Internet Searching : 

Advanced Internet Searching Phil Bradley November 2009

Types of search engine : 

Types of search engine Free text Google, Yahoo, Bing, Ask Directory Yahoo, Open Directory Multi/Meta search Trovando Browsys

Types of search engine : 

Types of search engine Site/Subject specific BT directory, site search engines Hidden/Invisible web Complete planet Social search engines Collecta, surchur, twitter “The others”

Why use Google? : 

Why use Google?

Wonder Wheel : 

Wonder Wheel

Timeline : 


Even more... : 

Even more...

Advanced search : 

Advanced search

Other options : 

Other options “double quotes for a phrase” - to exclude + for exact word ~ synonyms Define: * wildword (three ** mice) Site:

...and more : 

...and more Link: pages that link to specified page Info: information about a site Related: pages related to a site Cache: Cached version of a page/site Allinanchor: words in anchor text Allintitle: terms in the title Inurl: terms appear in the URL

Google similar images : 

Google similar images

Better search refinements : 

Better search refinements

Longer ‘snippets’ : 

Longer ‘snippets’

Imagesize: : 


Types of image : 

Types of image

Colour of images : 

Colour of images

Enhanced ‘did you mean?’ : 

Enhanced ‘did you mean?’

Enhanced Maps : 

Enhanced Maps

Change your own results : 

Change your own results

Searchwiki : 


Searchwiki results : 

Searchwiki results

In Quotes : 

In Quotes

In Quotes : 

In Quotes

Google Fast Flip : 

Google Fast Flip

One trick ponies : 

One trick ponies <location> movies

Google custom search engines : 

Google custom search engines

Google Squared : 

Google Squared

Google Caffeine : 

Google Caffeine

Creative commons : 

Creative commons

Why not use Google? : 

Why not use Google?

Alternative search engines : 

Alternative search engines Free text Directory Multi/Meta Social media Visual results Real time Weblog

Exalead : 


Yahoo Directory : 

Yahoo Directory

Multi/meta search : 

Multi/meta search Browsys Trovando

Visual search engines : 

Visual search engines Redzee

Touchgraph : 


Category based engines : 

Category based engines Carrot Clustering

Clusty : 


Comparing results : 

Comparing results Thumbshots ranking

TripleMe : 


Similar sites : 

Similar sites Web Insuggest

Similicious : 


News/Date : 

News/Date Silobreaker

By Date : 

By Date Grokker

Multimedia engines : 

Multimedia engines Audio Visual Image Sound

As well as YouTube... : 

As well as YouTube... Trooker

Sounds : 

Sounds Soungle

Images (as well as Flickr) : 

Images (as well as Flickr) Tag Galaxy

People related content : 

People related content Spock

Blogs : 

Blogs Google blog search

Social media : 

Social media Social Mention

Collecta : 


IceRocket : 


surchur : 


OneRiot : 


Scoopler : 


Addictomatic : 


Twitter Advanced : 

Twitter Advanced

And finally... : 

And finally... Wayback Machine

BananaSlug : 


More resources: : 

More resources: Which search engine when? My Search weblog Web search engines Alternative search engines

Thank you! : 

Thank you!

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