Effective Internet Search: About the Book
Our book offers you a combination of information and
strategies to solve your search problems and improve
your search skills. We also provide you with a unique
system to explore, study and experience a variety of
search engine features. Specifically:
- We teach you how to increase the efficiency and
effectiveness of your Internet searches by explaining:
- Fundamental principles of how all search engines work.
- How to select the most appropriate search engines to
find what you are looking for.
- The strengths and weaknesses of four popular search
engines: AlltheWeb, AltaVista, Google, and MSN Search,
plus more specialized ones like leading-edge meta search
- General search engine features to help you find and
display the most appropriate and relevant search results.
- Specific search engine features to help you conduct more
effective and complex searches.
- Tips for handling a slew of typical search problem
- Unexpected, "quirky," and often undocumented
situations you might encounter when using some search
engines, and how to handle them.
- We equip you with an easy-to-apply
template of search engine features to:
- Help you to develop Internet search skills in a more
organized and systematic way by using the same pattern
throughout for presenting book materials.
- Make it easy for you to understand, remember, and
quickly access specialized features of various search
- Provide you with a common pattern of search engine
features applicable to any search engine.
- We provide you with a unique "Features Control
- Permit comprehensive interlinking throughout the book.
- Provide you with an invaluable electronic reference
- Allow you to experiment with the numerous search engine
features explored in this book.
furnish you with a free
Search Tool Guide to:
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- Help you quickly, conveniently and accurately pinpoint
the information you want and need.
- We put top resources at your fingertips by quickly and
easily linking you directly to the Internet to:
- Complement book content with useful references,
materials and tutorials from other experts.
- Connect you with the most up-to-date information and
latest developments in the fast-changing evolution of
search engine technology.
- We provide you with regular book updates to:
- Keep you current with the latest developments in the
rapidly evolving field of search engines.
- Update materials and resources that quickly become
- Quickly link you to the latest book changes,
conveniently summarized in a central location.
Note: The book in its printed format will also be
completely up-to-date because the latest electronic file is
supplied to fulfill each order or set of orders on a POD