Audience: All Internet users.
Scope: The Internet. All documents that Google's web crawling software can process.
Refresh Rate: Constant
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
~auto loan synonymous search
red * blue separated by one or more words
"abraham lincoln" 1860...1861 number range search
Search Fields [ edit ]
site:wikibooks.org "how to search" domain restrict
link:www.wikibooks.org sites that link to the specified site
inurl:wikibooks url restrict
sociology filetype:pdf search for a particular filetype
xenotransplantation date:6 searches a range of months; 6 in the example
safesearch: sex education filters adult content
info: www.wikibooks.org information about a site
related: www.wikibooks.org finds related sites
phonebook:John Doe 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 ]