Here is a list of tricks for Google to help you become more efficient.

Use Google as Timer with a Simple Search Command zite.to/142jlTX

Google Alerts - a tool to keep you informed of certain topics of your choice as they develop.

1. Go to www.google.com/alerts
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2. Fill in your topic in the search and choose the settings you like
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3. Hit CREATE ALERT and you have the alerts ready to go.




Google Search

1. Filter by Reading Level -

http://support.google.com/websearch/answer/1095407?hl=en

2. Filter Image search by color


Step 1: Go to the advanced search option for Google Images

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Step 2. Once to the advanced page choose the color you want by selecting it in the options. In this case I am searching for blue even though I have not switched it from red yet in this screenshot.


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Step 3: Type in your word and you will then have your topic by color choice. So my coffee search with the color blue provides me all I need!

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