10 Crafty Google Tips You’ll Love

With these crafty Google secrets, you can make Google your own personal assistant.


Get help “running the numbers”. Use Google as a calculator by simply typing your equation in. Try 683*10,000+9711 (The results are our phone #).

Stock Info

Find your stock info quickly! Type in yhoo to give it a try and you’ll see Yahoo’s stock info ASAP.

PDF Documents

Add fileType:pdf to your search to isolate the PDF doc results. Try it with other file types too. FileType:docx will get you Word Docs.


All Greek to you? Translate text, a full web page, or search, by using translate.google.com.


Find out when that great movie is playing and even which theater has the best popcorn! Type movies followed by a zip code or city and state to display full movie listings and reviews of your local movie theaters.

Flight Status

Family visiting? Type the airline and flight number into Google to get up to date status info.


Know if your package is damaged even quicker! Track your UPS, FedEx, or USPS packages by entering the tracking number into Google.

Local Search

Visit local.google.com and enter the area and keyword of the place you want to find. Pizza 33071 is an essential search in my home.


No dictionary? Type define before a word in Google to get it’s definition.