Posts tagged ‘Google’

World Wide Web – What is a Search Engine – Using Google to Search the Web

Seniors computer lesson search the web

Seniors computer lesson search the web

Seniors computer lesson

In this seniors computer lesson we ask what is a search engine? For the answer we take a look at the search engine Google,¬†currently the most popular search engine and we see how we can use Google to search the web. We use the UK Google site in this online tutorial however Google does have many regional sites around the world as explained in a later online tutorial for beginners. If you click on the “About Google” link on any Google search page you can find out lots more information about Google.

This tutorial is of use to anyone learning online worldwide and for those looking to gain computer skills and qualify in The European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) this lesson covers elements 7.11 and 7.12.

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World Wide Web – Global Google – Courses for Seniors

Courses for seniors global Google

Courses for seniors global Google

Online computer course for seniors and beginners

In earlier tutorials we have talked about using the biggest search engine, so using Google, in this online learning tutorial, the next in our courses for seniors we demonstrate what a true phenomenon global Google has become. We demonstrate that Google has sites catering for populations all over the world and show you just how sophisticated using Google has become. We appologise but because of the speed that Google improves and evolves this video tutorial may well look out of date by the time you get to watch it!

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