Sometimes I feel like a magician when I get behind a browser and do some searching with people. Immediately they whip out a notebook and start jotting down tips. Really, the secret to “searching smart” is all in Google’s search operators. If you remember middle school math, you will know an operator is basically a symbol that represents an operation, for instance – or + stands for subtract or add.
SO – As most of you know, Googles number one program which is Google search is basically a mathematical algorithm. Like any algorithm, you can apply different operators to it and it will spit out data based on what you type in. The most fundamental example of this would be this example: