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1 Master Your Google Search With Tags and Labels

Many times we keep searching data with a few keywords which we feel relevant to the content, but it is not always true and returns clumsy horror. Web is flooded with the information and you may get confused with the variety of irrelevant pages and results.

Why waste time when you can narrow down your search queries with below additional assist. With these tags you will surely get exact synchronized results within Google ensuring minimum search time. Make sure you always use these while doing random search and hit your relevance at few attempts. 
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Dash (-) (hyphen)
Using dash you can exclude the keywords which are not directly relevant to your search or things you not wish to get results for.

E.g. Oscar movies –hollywood

In this you will get results showing all movies which are Oscar winners and Google will exclude results with just Hollywood movies. So kind of a narrowing down your search to get specific results. This will ensure result do not show something like “my favorite list of hollywood movies” etc.

Tilde (~)
Using tilde you can search the query with its synonyms.

E.g.  manchurian dishes ~chinese (this will return pages dogs and pets)

Using link: you can search specific query within that website which content the specific site link URL.

E.g. link:huffingtonpost.com michael schumacher (this will first return results with huffingtonpost.com linked pages.

Using site: you can search keyword which is present in that website

E.g. site:huffingtonpost.com michael schumacher (this will show similar results as link option but it will show all pages within that site.

Quotation Marks
Use quotation marks to do exact sentence search such as famous quotes.

E.g. “Great minds discuss ideas” (this will return with the pages that have quote containing exact string)

Periods (..)
For searching keywords within specific periods such as movies in 2010 to 2011 only, you can narrow down your results with this tag.

E.g. hollywood movies 2010..2013

related: keyword
Using this tag you can find search item or sites which are related to each other.

E.g. related:nokia.com (this will return sites which are exactly in same business line as Nokia mobiles) 

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