These great tips are curtasy of of Darko Johnson’s great blog post on a 6 cool things Google helps you do. Check out my quick cuts and if you like any visit the main blog with graphics and a more in-depth explanation.
- Create unlimited disposable email addresses with Gmail
If you add dots (.) between the letters of your Gmail username, sending an message to the new username will get forwarded to your original email (which is without or with only 1 dot.)
- Find beautiful wallpapers in 10 seconds using Google Images
Nowadays it’s VERY easy to find ANY type of wallpaper using Google images. A neat trick to find alternatives to all types of products using Google Search
- Search any video site like a pro using Google Video
Let’s just say you’re a big fun of MetaCafe.com. You want to learn German and use their internal search engine to find some videos this topic:
- Detect any unknown language using Google Language Detector
Another good way to detect and also translate is to use Google Translate and the “Detect Language” option. This is very fast and accurate way to detect any language.
- See what the French have been searching for recently using Google Insights
You can easily figure out what are the most popular search terms for any country (Google is the #1 search engines in most of the world’s countries) by using one neat tool called Google Insights.