Monday, March 27, 2017

Google Alerts -Have Searches Come to You.

Google Alerts:

Set google to search for you and email you results

Searching is something you probably do everyday.  Google has a feature that can help you with topics you search repeatedly.

  Google Alerts will do an on going search for you and email you links an summaries of the most updated results.

Here are the steps to setup an alert:

Go to the alerts page, Google Alerts type your topic into the search box.

 Choose the filters to narrow the search to meet your needs.

Once you have created your alert you can choose how you want often you want it to be delivered.

First click the gear:

Then check the Digest box for the options drop down menu:

I usually choose at most weekly, I prefer to get the searches in batches to limit the amount of email I receive.

Hope you find this useful.

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