Google site search feature

Google site search is tool that enables you to search sites instead whole Internet.  For a long time Google is not just a search engine. I don`t even know how to define Google. Never mind. Behind minimalist design of search engine page is a series of extremely useful tools and features.

Yes, how many times you saw some article on some website but you don`t remember article title. Then you type search terms to Google site search, one after another in order to find article, but with no luck. There is a way when you know on which site you saw that article.

This means, that you can search particular website instead of whole Internet.

Go to and type, for instance google. Basically  syntax is site:domain search term (Slide 1).

Google site search feature

Slide 1.

You now see, that shown search originate form and that all link have google as keyword. On page, still can be shown contextual ads. Whit this you can focus search to one website.

I hope this tutorial was informative to you. I will try to show you few more Google tricks in next few tutorials.

Fell free to contribute with your own tutorials or feedback.

Dejan Dzodan

Dejan Dzodan

IT professional for more then 15 years, mostly in financial institutions but with experience in ISP and retail. Proven in networking and overall infrastructure projects. Cisco instructor.

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