Think Google Thursday! SEARCH Tips
Unknown 5:00 AM googleHave you ever heard someone say "I'll have to YAHOO that" or "Let me BING that?" Probably not. Google is the standard for searching, and if you know a few tricks about how to search efficiently, you can find the answer to anything. Here are a few search tips to get you started.
1. Google calculator:
Most people have a calculator on their phone that they can access with a few clicks, but did you know you can type a math problem right in to the search bar and Google will solve it for you?
2. Google dictionary:
Don't know the meaning of a word? Type define:word in the search bar.
Traveling to another country? Type convert dollars to euros or pounds or pesos, etc..
Want to know what time it is some where else in the world? Type time and the name of a city.
(If it's 4:16 pm in Brenham, Texas, it's 9:16 pm in London.)
5. Google weather:
Curious what the weather is in another city? Type in weather and the name of a city.