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Two Steps to Better Search Results

Two Steps to Better Search Results

Searching is an art of sorts. I’ll share two common mistakes searchers make, and my two-step approach to better search results.

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The Most Important Skill You Can Improve

If I could have you prioritize one thing to improve your online experience, this would be it.


Where Do You Get Your Answers?

There are many ways to find information on the internet, and here are a few tricks of mine that can work for you.

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How Do I Search a Site That Has No Search Box?

Many sites have no search facility. Fortunately it’s easy to do it yourself using a search engine like Google. Even when sites provide their own, your do-it-yourself solution may even give you better results.

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How do I find out when a web page was written?

It’s surprisingly difficult to tell with certainty when a web page was written. There are some clues we can gather that might help – a little.

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Searching precisely

Start broad and refine is typically the best search strategy, unless you have something very specific to look for. I’ll show you how being more specific from the start can lead to finding the exact results you want.

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The Most Searched-for Term on the Internet

The most searched-for term on the internet tells us something about people’s understanding – or lack of understanding – about how their browsers and the internet work.