The result of a keyword search is simply a hypertext document consisting of a list of references to nodes which match the keywords.
The goal of an Internet web search is to winnow down a handful of the most relevant results from billions of possibilities as quickly as possible. This section describes the key web search techniques that will make you an expert searcher.
A couple of useful general web searching tips:
- The innovation of tabbed browsing makes it particularly convenient to open several web pages from a search query.
- Remember you can use the search function under your browser’s “Edit / Find” menu to find your web search keywords on long pages.