I know You use google daily. But Nothing wrong in taking a info dip to find out how many of the Google tips and tricks you know. These hidden google tips are the one which most people are unaware of. Here are a list of useful google searching tips as well as tips and tricks of Google products.
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Search “fun facts” or “i’m feeling curious” in google and feed your curiosity
Just search i’m feeling curious in google search Box and just keep clicking ask another question button to unleash an endless spell of trivia from google.
Listen to Animal Sounds On Google, Just Search “Animal Sounds” On Google
See your Search history , Go to https://www.google.com/history/
Only you as a logged in user can see your search data. You can also view, download and Delete Your search data here.
More useful Google URLs : –
- https://passwords.google.com – For viewing your stroed passwords in Google and Android
- https://maps.google.com/locationhistory – For viewing your location history.
- https://security.google.com/settings/security/activity -For viewing your logging locations to find out if someone else is using your account or not.
- https://accounts.google.com/SignUpWithoutGmail – Create a Google account without creating a new gmail account.
- https://www.google.com/takeout – Export all of your Google data from Google servers including contacts, gmail messages, your videos from youtube etc.
See your Location timeline History on Google
See what People are searching across the world Live here
Search timer in Google to set alarm or stopwatch
You can also just search Set Timer in Google to directly set the timer over there.
Check if a Website is safe or not before downloading something
Just change suspiciouswebsite.com with the website you want to check with Google. This comes as a rescue if you desperately need to download a file from a website, but you do not know if it is safe or not.
Google Translate Can Be Your Free Proxy
Just Search Find My Phone In Google To Locate Your Phone Instantly
You can also ring your Phone. Very useful, if you missed the phone inside the house.
Have Fun with Google, search any of the following words in Google
- do a barrel roll
- Google in 1998
- zerg rush
- blink html
Search This In Google For Direct Mp3 Links
intitle:index.of?mp3 Your song name here
Get search Results From a Particular website Only, Search Site:Website.com Keyword
This is particularly useful if you want the search result from a single website only.
Search for Keywords within Quotes lets you search for that exact set of words in exact order
Search for keyword 2010..2015 search for results in range of 2010 to 2015
Just separate two set of years with two dots and the results will be in that range. You can also pre append another keyword with this year range to get search results for that keyword on this particular range.
Google around() lets you search for two set of keywords with definite keyword distance
Now, in the search result the first keyword and second keyword will be separated by maximum 3 keywords.
Search this on Google to discover an interesting shape
exp(-((x-4)^2+(y-4)^2)^2/1000) + exp(-((x +4)^2+(y+4)^2)^2/1000) + 0.1exp(-((x +4)^2+(y+4)^2)^2)+0.1exp(-((x -4)^2+(y-4)^2)^2
Search Flight Status On Google. Search Flight no. and company directly in Search Box
Convert Currency – Search $1234 in GBP or 1200 dirham to dinar and So On
Search City Forecast to get a weather forecast for that City
Search for Movies Showtime in Your City. Search movies followed by your city
Google is Your New Dictionary. Search Define Followed by the word
Know Origin of any Word. Type Etymology followed by the word
Calculate anything on Google. Just Google the equation directly
Alternatively you can search Calculator on Google to go straight to a calculator.
To track your shipment package just Enter the tracking number directly in the search bar
Search specific Dates in Google. You can also get notified about this
Search “A Long Time Ago In A Galaxy Far Far Away” in Google and Have fun
Just Know Your Computer IP. Type IP Address in Google
Search for a Specific File Type in Google. Search Keyword filetype:yourfiletype
This is very handy when you want to do a pdf search. You can use it for other file types also.
Find Pages Linking to a Particular website, Search link:theWebsite.com
Find alternative to a website or page. Type related:site.com
Dig More Into a website, Search info:website
Here you can get all the information links for a website at one place.
Search for Chemical compounds in Google to get 3D model
Just click on the 3d icon as shown by the arrow and you will get a 360 degrees rotating model for the chemical compound.
Use asterisk as wildcard search. It acts as fill in the blank alternative
Lets think of a situation in which you know few words here and there. Just use asterisk in case of that.This Google search tricks comes handy in a situation in which you just know few words here and there of a search string.
Going for a Wedding ! Plan it on http://www.google.com/weddings/
Search Time Place to get the Local Time
Explore Space through http://www.google.com/sky/
Search Flights in Google.com/flights
Be creative with Legos on BuildwithChrome
Convert Numbers to Words in Google
Find Release Date of Movies in Your Country
Gone out with friends, Calculate Tip on Google
Find News Related to a Particular Location in Google News . Search keyword location:place
Find Webpages whose title contain all the word in the search. Search allintitle: Your Keywords
Search allinurl: Your Keywords for pages with keywords in url
Planning To visit Somewhere. Search things to see in Place in Google
See Graphs on Google. Search Equations in Google
Find Products from a specific Price Range. Search Samsung Phone $100..$150
Just replace $100 and $150 with your price range and dell with the product you want to search.
In a Different Country, Avoid Country specific Redirects on Google. Go to Google.com/ncr
Sometimes while visiting a country ( Country with a different language ), it becomes very frustrating when you open the google there and redirects you to a google homepage of that country. To make it neutral, just add ncr at the end followed by a slash and hit enter. Now when you will browse google, it will not forcefully redirect you to country specific Google.
In google exclude certain search term from Google with a Minus Sign
Google nGram shows you how many times a word is used in 50 Millions Books across History
Search Pacman in Google to Play it Directly on Google Page
Or Go to Google Images and Search Atari Breakout
File a copyright complain at Google here to take a website content down from google search results, if they are stealing your content or whatver may be the reason
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