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Internet Simplified® by Paul McFedries

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Chapter 5. Searching for Information on the Web

The Web is home to billions of Web pages, so how do you know which page to visit? It often helps to ask friends and family to recommend a site. However, if you need information on a specific topic, there are free Web sites called search engines that enable you to quickly search the Web for pages that have the information you require.

You can search the Web either by going directly to a search engine site or by using the search feature built into your browser.

Searching for Information on the Web
  • Understanding Search Engines

  • Search from the Web Browser

  • Search Using Google

  • Refine Your Google Searches

  • Get More Out of Google Searching

  • Search for ...

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