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Re^3: This year I plan to learn about:

by gaal (Parson)
on Jan 02, 2007 at 11:50 UTC ( #592536=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: This year I plan to learn about:
in thread This year I plan to learn about:

In Google, you can put your query term in quotation marks:"Perl+6"

The closing quote is actually optional.

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Re^4: This year I plan to learn about:
by Aristotle (Chancellor) on Jan 12, 2007 at 10:51 UTC

    Here’s a better tip: use a hyphen, as in [perl-6]. Google interprets hyphens in terms as optional and interchangable with a blank, so this gives you the results of both [perl6] and ["perl 6"]. (But Google already treats whitespace between a word and a number as partially insigificant, so you get largely the same set of results whichever the query you used. The only noticable difference is ranking – things that show up low in the results for both other queries drop even lower in the results for [perl-6].)

    Makeshifts last the longest.

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