Google expands punctuation and symbols in search

by Sabrina I. Pacifici on May 14, 2012

Google Inside Search – “Punctuation and symbols in search – Generally, most punctuation and special characters are ignored in Google Search. However, we’re expanding our search capabilities to support some characters that modify search terms and help Google find exactly what you’re looking for. Here are some examples from the growing list of popular symbols that are supported..” [Search Engine Showdown]

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