Searching the Internet? Bookmark This Chart

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To help fellow Recruiters, Sourcers, and Researchers in creating Boolean Strings and searching the Internet – here is a basic search operators comparison chart for Google vs. Bing from our Sourcing Guidebook.

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Using the correct search syntax is critical for sourcing productivity.

Avoid some common mistakes. Note that AND is not a Google operator (don’t include it); parentheses are ignored on Google (you can use them but it won’t matter); and the asterisk * stands for a word (not a part of a word) on Google.

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