Choices when Searching

Photo by Tobias Aeppli from Pexels In some ways I have found that all the apps and travel sites have drained away the pleasures of travelling - those […]

The Power of Images

Photo by Efdal YILDIZ from Pexels Evocative. Provocative. Enchanting or disenchanting, images have the power to inspire or repulse us. Our perceptions  of images will naturally be different, […]

Seeking References in EAP

via GIPHY Supporting learner autonomy does not mean letting learners drift in an endless sea of frustrating unknowns.  Guiding them towards best practices is part […]

Search Engines and Digital Footsteps

Cascades of shimmering red under Autumn skies. Cascades of digital footprints in the never ending, ever winding digital life. How to keep learners safe in […]

Why you need to get rid of Google in your organisation

As consumers, we’re a demanding bunch. We expect personalised, relevant, instantaneous information at our fingertips, and what we expect in our daily lives inevitably filters […]

The moral bias behind your search results

Awesome video, thought I’d share it here for you. From 2015 … “Search engines have become our most trusted sources of information and arbiters of […]

Why you need to get rid of Google in your organisation

As consumers, we’re a demanding bunch. We expect personalised, relevant, instantaneous information at our fingertips, and what we expect in our daily lives inevitably filters […]

A fantastic new idea for searching the internet!

* Sadly Instagrok has closed down.  I will let you know if it opens again InstaGrok is a completely new take on the traditional internet […]

CHOOSING THE RIGHT KEYWORD FOR YOUR WEBSITE

For a while, we have been on the website-for-school series. The last 2 previous post talked about the symptom that makes your website your second […]

#277 Change your default search on IE from Bing to Google

If you are an Internet Explorer (IE) user and you prefer using Google to Bing, then here is a quick and easy way to change […]

#128 Adding Find It! to your Google Scholar Search

Find it! is a library service that makes it easier for you to access full text electronic resources. If an electronic full text is unavailable, […]

Kiddle: Kid-Friendly Visual Search Engine

There has been a lot of buzz about a new kid-friendly visual search engine called Kiddle. Take one look at the site and you may […]

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