Browse Definitions:
Reference

Search Engine Cheat Sheets

 

We've gathered cheat sheets for fast reference to search engine-related information. You'll find cheat sheets listing queries, specialized engines, computational tips and more. Do you have a favorite search engine cheat sheet? Let us know!

Need background information before you get started? See our definitions for search engine, Google and search engine optimization (SEO).

 

  • Google Help Cheat Sheet -- This quick reference explains simple ways to get relevant search results.
  • Google Advanced Operators -- This Google cheat sheet explains advanced operators, includes math queries, specialized information queries, conversions and more.
  • Google Teaching Tools -- This Google collection offers downloadable resources for librarians and teachers to help patrons and students use Google more effectively.
  • Yahoo Cheat Sheet -- You'll find that using these Yahoo Search Shortcuts will greatly cut down on your Yahoo search time, and you'll be pleasantly surprised at how much good stuff that Yahoo has to offer with just a few simple commands.
  • Gmail Shortcuts -- This cheat sheet lists keyboard shortcuts for opening mail, starting messages, archiving, forwarding and more with just a few clicks.
  • Bing Search Shortcuts -- Improve your Bing searches with these simple Bing search shortcuts and advanced keywords.
  • All-Purpose Search Engines -- This cheat sheet describes the top all-purpose search engines and provides links.
  • All-Purpose and Specialized Search Engines -- This cheat sheet lists book search engines, blog search engines, business search engines and more.
  • Google and Yahoo Shortcuts -- Search Engine Journal provides this cheat sheet, which compares 50+ Google and Yahoo shortcuts and shows you how to create your own.

 

We've got lots more!

Check out the full collection of Our Favorite Cheat Sheets for fast help on a wide range of subjects. You'll find cheat sheets for Unix and Linux, as well as information about e-mail and messaging, texting and Twitter abbreviations and a wide range of technical content, including subjects like programming, blogging, browser shortcuts, and search engine optimization.

For more in-depth information, see our our collection of learning guides. Then test your knowledge with all our quizzes.

This was last updated in April 2010

Start the conversation

Send me notifications when other members comment.

By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy

Please create a username to comment.

-ADS BY GOOGLE

File Extensions and File Formats

SearchCompliance

  • pure risk (absolute risk)

    Pure risk, also called absolute risk, is a category of threat that is beyond human control and has only one possible outcome if ...

  • risk assessment

    Risk assessment is the identification of hazards that could negatively impact an organization's ability to conduct business.

  • audit program (audit plan)

    An audit program, also called an audit plan, is an action plan that documents what procedures an auditor will follow to validate ...

SearchSecurity

  • insider threat

    Insider threat is a generic term for a threat to an organization's security or data that comes from within.

  • ransomware

    Ransomware is a subset of malware in which the data on a victim's computer is locked, typically by encryption, and payment is ...

  • hacker

    A hacker is an individual who uses computer, networking or other skills to overcome a technical problem.

SearchHealthIT

SearchDisasterRecovery

  • business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR)

    Business continuity and disaster recovery (BCDR) are closely related practices that describe an organization's preparation for ...

  • business continuity plan (BCP)

    A business continuity plan (BCP) is a document that consists of the critical information an organization needs to continue ...

  • call tree

    A call tree -- sometimes referred to as a phone tree -- is a telecommunications chain for notifying specific individuals of an ...

SearchStorage

SearchSolidStateStorage

  • 3D XPoint

    3D XPoint is memory storage technology jointly developed by Intel and Micron Technology Inc.

  • RRAM or ReRAM (resistive RAM)

    RRAM or ReRAM (resistive random access memory) is a form of nonvolatile storage that operates by changing the resistance of a ...

  • JEDEC

    JEDEC is a global industry group that develops open standards for microelectronics.

SearchCloudStorage

  • Google Cloud Storage

    Google Cloud Storage is an enterprise public cloud storage platform that can house large unstructured data sets.

  • RESTful API

    A RESTful application program interface breaks down a transaction to create a series of small modules, each of which addresses an...

  • cloud storage infrastructure

    Cloud storage infrastructure is the hardware and software framework that supports the computing requirements of a private or ...

Close