Black Thumb Searching

Ojala, Marydee
May 2010
Online;May/Jun2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p48
Trade Publication
The article discusses the benefits that computer users can get from having excellent skills in web searching. The author implies that being able to explore various web pages like Google and DomainTools will help them know more about the nature of companies like U.S. educational institution Sanford Brown. She adds that users who want to know the owner of a particular uniform resource locator (URL) should use the Whois database of the search engine Domain Tools.


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