Da seekars' badge wit da seekars' arrow, lolx
(With some sound linguistic corrections by Ann)
First published at searchlores in September 2005
Version 0.35, January 2008
Part of the searching essays & of the evaluating results sections.
Time and again, seekers realize that many fellow humans don't even know how to use the exclusion operator on google - this usually leaves us feeling hollow, sick, and ashamed that we inhabit the same planet (let alone that we belong to the same species) as such scum :-) Time to throw some knowledgeballs down the webhills!
Rules and advices
Prepare a written plan Prune your query Feel the searchscape Comb the deep deep web
Mow the grey areas Try different approaches... ..& different languages Keep records Check your mistakes