10 Google Search Engine Secret Operators

Below are some of the  most important and useful query operators along with their descriptions when using Google search engine.

Operator :site
Description: restricts results to sites within the specified domain
Sample query:site:delphinoy.com delphi will find all sites containing the word delphi, located within the *.delphinoy.com domain

Operator: intitle
Description: restricts results to documents whose title contains the specified phrase
Sample query: intitle:delphi philippines will find all sites with the word delphi in the title and philippines in the text

Operator: allintitle
Description: restricts results to documents whose title contains all the specified phrases
Sample query: allintitle:delphi philippines will find all sites with the words delphi and philippines in the title, so it’s equivalent to intitle:delphi intitle:philippines

Operatorinurl
Description: restricts results to sites whose URL contains the specified phrase
Sample query: inurl:delphi will find all sites containing the word philippines in the text and delphi in the URL

Operator: allinurl
Description: restricts results to sites whose URL contains all the specified phrases
Sample query: allinurl:delphi philippines will find all sites with the words delphi and philippines in the URL, so it’s equivalent to inurl:delphi inurl:philippines

Operator: filetype, ext
Description: restricts results to documents of the specified type
Sample query: filetype:pdf philippines will return PDFs containing the word philippines , while filetype:xls delphi will return Excel spreadsheets with the word delphi

Operator: numrange
Description: restricts results to documents containing a number from the specified range
Sample querynumrange:1-100 delphi will return sites containing a number from 1 to 100 and the word delphi. The same result can be achieved with 1..100 delphi

Operator: link
Description: restricts results to sites containing links to the specified location
Sample query: link:www.delphinoy.com will return documents containing one or more links to www.delphinoy.com

Operator: inanchor
Description: restricts results to sites containing links with the specified phrase in their descriptions
Sample query: inanchor:delphi will return documents with links whose description contains the word delphi(that’s the actual link text, not the URL indicated by the link)

Operator: allintext
Description: restricts results to documents containing the specified phrase in the text, but not in the title, link descriptions or URLs
Sample query: allintext:"delphi philippines" will return documents which contain the phrase delphi philippines in their text only

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