7 Google search tips and tricks most people don't Know

I was just trying to learn some new tricks on Google when I stumbled on some great tips from LifeBuzz showing several things that Google can do that most people don't know, every bit of this tip is worth knowing infact people would see you as a Guru when you start applying them on Google.com.


Firstly, logon to google.com then let's begin to explore 

Google search tips and tricks


1. Use Google as a Countdown timer with alarm
You can activate this mode by typing " set timer to __ hours _ minutes _ seconds" (You should fill in the empty space with your preferred digits) and watch Google start a live countdown on your screen with the alarm coming up as countdown is completed -see screenshot below.


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2. Google can help you eat healthy

Simply type the names of two different foods you eat often in this format A VS B to see the nutritive value. In my screenshot, I used "Rice vs Beans" since that is a general food here.



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3. Google can provide you with the actual time for sunrise/sunset in any location. To do this, type - sunrise in "state the location"   - see screenshot.


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4. Play Games on Google search
You can even play game on your favorite search engine, just type zerg rush into the search bar to start shutting down the floating circles on your Google search results page.


5.  Try these keywords and see your Google perform stunts on your screen - either "Tilt" or "Do a barrel roll". Remember to press Enter

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6. Use Google as a language translator; 
You can make Google work as your language translator by simply typing your query in this format; language a to language b 

For example English to yoruba




7. Google search can help you determine the original source of any image on the internet by simply dragging the image to the Google reverse image search, then leave the rest to google. See screenshot below. 

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There are still several other Google search tips and tricks out there, do you know any other one apart from this, tell us via comments.

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  1. So much to learn from this post. Thanks Toby Allen

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