How to Do a Google Search by Date

Don’t you hate when you Google something and the top result looks perfect – and then you see that the post is from 2009?!?!? Oh, it makes me crazy!

 

Then, I stumbled upon how to filter the posts by date – hallelujah! And it’s so simple that I think I actually did a face palm!

 

How to do a Google Search by Date

Step one: Google whatever you need to know. For example, let’s look for reviews by mom bloggers.

Google Search by Date Step 1

 

Step two: Click on Search tools. Then click on the drop down menu that starts with Anytime. The other drop down menu that starts with All results lets you choose between that and Verbatim.

Google Search by Date Step 2

 

Step three: Choose your timeframe from the drop down menu.

Google Search by Date Step 3

 

Step four: Check out the posts that fall into your timeframe! Note: Google does not put these in chronological order.

Google Search by Date Step 4

 

That’s it! Can you believe how simple that is?!?! Now get searching!
What are your favorite Google tricks?


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