Using Safari to search the web


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Using Safari to search the web

In another movie we looked at the basics of searching the web with Safari, but there are a couple of other tricks you can use with almost any browser. For example, I'll go into the combined search address field and I'll enter Screencasting with the Mac. I'll then press return to show Google's search page. And you see a lot of different results. Now I'm going to put that same search in quotes and we'll do that search again.

This time it pulls up my very own Screencasting with the Mac course here at lynda.com. So what these quotes do is it forces the search to look for the exact phase that you've created instead of just looking through the various words in the phrase and then pulling up a variety of results. You can also force a search to include a specific word and thus narrow your results by adding a plus to the word. So let's go back and do Screencasting + Breen.

So note that the results include both Screencasting and Breen, so they must include Breen as pa...

Using Safari to search the web
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Using Safari to search the web provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Christopher Breen as part of the Mac OS X Mountain Lion Essential Training

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