101 Google tips and hacks

4 09 2008

And interesting collection of tips and hacks that will allow you to make better use Google searches.

Here’s an interesting one: 29. Want to know how many links there are to a site? Try link:sitename – for example link:www.mozilla.org

How about a bit of math: 55. No calculator handy? Use Google’s built in features. Try typing 12*15 and hitting “Google Search”.

Or a conversion: 56. Google’s calculator converts measurements and understands natural language. Type in 14 stones in kilos, for example.

Have a Google account? 66. Some iGoogle themes change with time…”Sweet Dreams” is a theme that turns from day to night as you browse.

Traveling? 80. Enter the carrier and flight number in Google’s main search box to return flight tracking information.

Just plain fun: 95. Want to see what others are searching for or improve your page rank? Go to www.google.com/zeitgeist




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