Making Google Work For You

Google works in a very methodical way to find the sites that it deems worthy of your interest. How do they decide which sites are most relevant to your search terms? Mathematically, that's how. Google is based on an advanced algorithm that weighs the following factors:

  • your keywords
  • how often your keywords appear in a page
  • how close together your keywords appear together on the page
  • how many sites link to the site

With that in mind, there are ways to make Google work harder for you based on that criteria.

Using these methods will limit the amount of time you spend getting the results you want from the internet.

Other Flavors of Google

The search engine king has branched out intomore specific searches for various types of information. Here is a short list of what Google offers in terms of types of specific search: