Friday, July 6, 2007

Google's Advanced Search Operators

A list of Google's advanced search operators worth noting:

  • define:phrase =>Show a list of definitions for phrase
  • cache:www.example.com =>Google's cache of example.com
  • link:www.example.com =>List of websites that link to example.com
  • related:www.example.com =>List webpages similar to www.example.com
  • info:www.example.com =>Show information that Google has about www.example.com
  • site:www.example.com =>List all webpages hosted at www.example.com
  • allintitle:query =>Restrict the results to those with all of the query words in the title.
  • intitle:query =>Restrict the results to documents containing that word in the title.
  • allinurl:query =>Restrict the results to those with all of the query words in the URL.
  • inurl:query =>Restrict the results to documents containing that word in the URL.
  • apple * sauce =>the words apple and sauce separated by exactly one word
  • Nokia phone $100...300 =>Search within a range of numbers for a Nokia phone between $100...300
  • safesearch: sex education =>Search for sex education material without returning adult sites