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Free Online Courses at About Web Search

Improve your Web search skills with a free online course!

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Why Should I Sign Up for a Free Online Course?

The World Wide Web is one of the most phenomenal innovations ever created in the history of mankind. These free online courses will help you develop your Web search skills and learn how to navigate the Web even more efficiently, and best of all, you can learn at your own pace in the comfort of your own home.

How the About Web Search Online Courses Work

After you sign up for your free online course, you'll receive a lesson via email once weekly or once daily, depending on the course. Usually, you'll receive your first lesson within minutes of signing up for it. Even though you're receiving a new lesson on a regular basis, you can take as long as you'd like to go over the material; it's completely up to you how fast you'd like to progress.

About Web Search Free Online Courses

The following courses are completely free. Each synopsis will give you a brief overview of what to expect; click on the course titles to sign up.

Web Search 101: How to Search the Web

Weekly Lesson Sign Up: Lessons delivered once a week

Daily Lesson Sign Up: Lessons delivered once a day

Web Search 101 is a free class made up of thirteen weekly lessons that will come to you in your email inbox; every week, I'll show you how to do something different on the Web.It's a great introduction, and will get you well on your way to becoming a more experienced (and less frustrated!) Web surfer.

Lessons Covered in Web Search 101

  • Lesson 1: Introduction to the Internet and the Web
  • Lesson 2: Basic Search Techniques
  • Lesson 3: Web Browsers
  • Lesson 4: Introduction to Search Engines
  • Lesson 5: Search the Web with Metasearch Engines
  • Lesson 6: Introduction to Online Shopping
  • Lesson 7: Find People on the Web
  • Lesson 8: How to Use RSS to Search the Web
  • Lesson 9: Search the Invisible Web
  • Lesson 10: Reference Search on the Web
  • Lesson 11: Find Multimedia on the Web
  • Lesson 12: Web Search Safety
  • Lesson 13: The Social Web and Web 2.0

Google Search Crash Course

Google is the largest, most popular search engine on the Web. We've all used Google to find something, but there is a lot more to Google than what meets the eye. Sign up for the free Google Crash Course, and you'll be using more of Google's services, secret search tricks, and convenient shortcuts than you ever thought you would in just seven short days.

Lessons Covered in Google Crash Course

  • Lesson 1: An Introduction to Google
  • Lesson 2: Google Basic Search
  • Lesson 3: Google People Search
  • Lesson 4: Google Movies and Videos
  • Lesson 5: Google Music
  • Lesson 6: Google Advanced Search
  • Lesson 7: Yes, You Can Do That With Google!

How to Find Multimedia on the Web

The Web is a great place to find free multimedia of all kinds on the Web: free movie downloads, free videos, free music: you name the multimedia, you can probably find it (for free!) online. Subscribe to the About Web Search How to Find Multimedia on the Web e-course to learn just how easy it is to find free multimedia on the Web.

Lessons Covered in Multimedia on the Web

  • Free Images
  • Free Music on the Web
  • Free Movie Downloads
  • Free Videos
  • Multimedia Search Engines
  • Free Game Downloads

How to Find People for Free on the Web

Need to find people, and don't want to shell out ridiculous fees? Nowadays, it's easier than ever before in history to find people for free using the wide variety of sites, services, and tools on the Web. Sign up for this free e-course to learn how to Find People for Free!

Lessons Covered in Find People for Free

  • Find a phone number
  • Find an address
  • Use free people search engines
  • Take advantage of free people search tools and services
  • Track down public records
  • Use the Invisible Web to really dig up information
  • Find genealogy information

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