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The Second Edition of 

The Extreme Searcher's Guide to 
Web Search Engines 

A CyberAge Book 
by Randolph Hock

Foreword by Reva Basch



First Edition named by Web Search Guide as "Best Search Engine Book for 1999"
A Handbook for the Serious Searcher

The completely revised version of The Extreme Searcher's Guide is a practical handbook that shows you how to make the most of the leading Internet search tools.  Whether you're a new Web user or an experienced online searcher, it will help you find Web-based information more efficiently and effectively than ever.

"Extreme searcher " Randolph (Ran) Hock -- internationally respected Internet trainer and authority on Web search engines -- offers straightforward advice designed to help you get immediate results.  Ran not only shows you what's "under the hood" of the major engines, but explains their relative strengths and weaknesses, reveals their many (and often overlooked) special features, and offers tips and techniques guaranteed to get results.

Ran explains

  • How search engines work
  • What information sources they cover
  • How frequently they're updated
  • How to structure a successful search
  • Advanced search options
  • Overlap of retrieval between engines
  • Directories, special features and add-ons, and much more!



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    The Extreme Searcher's Guide to Web Search Engines

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    If you are an "extreme searcher" -- or just want to search like one, this is the only guide to Web search tools you'll ever need!