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Filtering By Types of Sources/Domain Types


Targets a specific type of domain (.gov, .edu, .org, .com, etc), county (.BZ for example for Brazil), or just one website. 


Search a specific source's content: could be on its website or included on another site.

  • "artificial intelligence" "white paper" inurl:Microsoft OR Apple -searches for white papers on artificial intelligence published by either Microsoft OR Apple on their site(s).
  • inurl:blogs -searches blogs
  • inurl:forum -searches forums
  • inurl:youtube -searches YouTube
  • inurl:video -searches videos
  • allinurl:  Google restricts results to those containing all the query terms you specify in the URL. For example allinurl: google faq will return only documents that contain the words “google” and “faq” in the URL, such as “”.


One can search for word(s) with a particular word in the title tag:


Find the most recent cache of a webpage.


Search for the definition of a word or phrase.


To find related or similar sites.