Tag Archives: google

Google, the Dictionary

one of my favorite Google features, Google, the Dictionary!

in the search box, type ‘define:whateverwordyouwant.’ any definition indexed will return in the search list. Google is also sweet enough to offer links to related phrases above the search results. here, give it a try define:crochet

pretty cool, huh?

Advertisements

using Google to search websites

found a new Google trick… to use Google to search a website (good for when the website’s search feature sucks, or if it totally lacks one) use the following syntax:

search parameters here – site:site url here

for example,

contact information – site:http://libraries.claremont.edu