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Optimizing Search Results with Google (Course Id 1144)

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Author : Patricia McCarthy, MBA
Status : Production
CPE Credits : 1.0
IRS Credits : 0
Price : $12.95
Passing Score : 70%
Course Type: NASBA QAS - Text - NASBA Registry
Primary Subject-Field Of Study:

Computer Software & Applications - Computer Software & Applications for Course Id 1144

Description :

Google is a well-known and often used tool to search for information. Many donít know that there are certain search operators and tools embedded in Google search that may be used to find desired information quicker and easier. This course reviews basic, intermediate and advanced search operators and techniques as well as other useful Google tools that are available. Your new search skills are tested throughout the course with 10 short case study questions.

Usage Rank : 0
Release : 2017
Version : 1.0
Prerequisites : None.
Experience Level : Overview
Additional Contents : Complete, no additional material needed.
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Advance Preparation : None.
Delivery Method : Self-Study
Intended Participants : Anyone needing Continuing Professional Education (CPE).
Revision Date : 12-Jul-2019
NASBA Course Declaration : Participants must complete the final examination within one year of purchase and with a minimum passing grade of 70% or better to receive CPE credit unless otherwise noted on the Course History page (i.e. California Ethics must score 90% or better). After logging in click on the Course History links on your My Courses page for the Begin date and Expire date for the Final Exam.
Approved Audience :

NASBA QAS - Text - NASBA Registry - 1144

Keywords : Computer Science, Optimizing, Search, Results, Google, cpe, cpa, online course
Learning Objectives :

Course Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
  • Identify operators and techniques that enhance your ability to find information using Google
Course Contents :

Chapter 1 - Optimizing Search Results with Google

How does Google find information?

Basic Google Search Tips

Use natural language


Be Specific

Scan results for consistency and use judgment

Be prepared for some detective work

Intermediate Google Search Techniques

Use Quotes

Search within a website

Search for related websites

Search between values

Use define

Advanced Google Search Techniques

The minus sign

The asterisk

The OR operator

File type

Google Advanced Search

Case Studies

Searching specific Google categories

Other Useful Google Tools


Monetary conversion

Stock information


Zip codes

Flight status

Sports scores and schedules

Tip calculator

Translate foreign languages

Google Translate Application with Augmented Reality

Time tools

Telephone reverse directory search

Case Studies

Answers to Case Studies

Course Summary


Review Questions



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