The top search result on google.com for the query "google" is google.com. Can you think of any other keywords and/or phrases for which google.com shows up at the top ?
Google is a name synonymous with search but it a much wider term now that includes social networking, blogs, photo sharing, video sharing, email and more.
When you perform a web search on mobile phone using Google SMS, the SMS text message you get back from Google has two parts - web search results and a short tinyurl.
Google has added speech recognition capability in YouTube videos that enables you to search for text spoken in these videos.
This tip will help know whether your website or blog has been penalized in Google or completely banned from their index.
Want to file a reconsideration request with Google? Few weeks ago, my site almost disappeared from Google after a penalty. The search rankings of all pages dropped way down in Google search results though the site was not entirely banned in Google.
Microsoft Direct Network Effect: Microsoft attracted consumers and software developers to use its technology, the software that controls the basic operations of a personal computer.
Google will remove web pages from their search results for which they have received a DMCA complaint from the original owners alleging copyright infringement.
Put your favorite Google services like Gmail, Google Docs, Google Reader, Google News, etc. in the Firefox Sidebar and interact with them from any website.
This is a video recording of Marissa Mayer keynote that she recently delivered at the Google I/O Developers Conference on Google Search.
Goosh is brilliant. You can execute Google search commands in the browser just like using the Unix shell and the results get displayed inline.
Google AdSense ads will make an appearance in Google Image search very soon. This is not a clear screen capture but should give you an idea about how well Google has managed to blend advertising in image search results.
Google Error: This IP is being shared among many domains. To view the domain you are looking for, simply enter the domain name in the location bar of your web browser.
The Instant Search feature in Windows Vista start menu offers two choices - Search Everywhere (for finding files on your desktop) and Search the Internet (for web search). We will add I am Feeling Lucky button from Google to Vista Start Menu as well.
Web search engines like Google support boolean logical operators (AND, NOT, OR) in search queries to help you filter and improve results.
Paul Buchheit coing the phrase Don't be Evil which expresses to the world how Google intends to conduct business.
You can call Google on a toll free number to search movies, restaurants or nearest shopping malls from your phone. Currently available in Hyderabad India.
Some key suggestions from the official Webmaster team at Google to improve your site rankings in Google.
This is Part II of Google Webmaster Chat. You may also want to read Part I.