Media praise for Google Power Search

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"After 10 years of using Google, and 10 years of working on Search, it turns out there are still things about searching on Google that I don't know! Let Google Power Search make you smarter, quickly."
-- Avinash Kaushik, Author of Web Analytics 2.0, Web Analytics: An Hour A Day

"The myth that most humans only make use of 10% of their brains has been busted. But Stephan Spencer's new book, Google Power Search, has confirmed that most humans only make use of 10% of Google's immense power to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful. You will learn how to use Google to find documents people thought weren't public, complete a market research scavenger hunt, and even find people to link to you. This small book lives up to its big promise of being 'The Essential Guide to Finding Anything Online with Google'."
-- Greg Jarboe, president and co-founder of SEO-PR, author of YouTube and Video Marketing: An Hour a Day, and member of the faculty at the Rutgers Center for Management Development and Market Motive

"How often do you get asked a question that is as simple to answer as hopping over to Google and doing search? Most people don't push Google much further beyond the search box. That's a tragedy. Thankfully, there are people like Stephan Spencer and a book like Google Power Search that will turn you from a searcher into a finder. Amaze your friends! Impress your peers!...and become your own digital version of Sherlock Holmes. Google Power Search makes it elementary, my Dear Watson."
-- Mitch Joel, President of Twist Image and author of Six Pixels of Separation and CTRL ALT Delete

"I love geeking out with Google's immense capabilities. This is by far the most comprehensive resource I've seen on the subject."
-- Will Critchlow, Co-Founder, Distilled

"If you are looking to unlock the power of the world's largest search engine, there is no easier and more robust way to learn how to do it, then this book."
-- Seth Besmertnik, CEO and Co-Founder, Conductor

"There are few SEOs in the industry who can match Stephan's depth of experience. Anything he writes, I read."
-- Adam Audette, President, RKG

"Everybody has access to Google. But not everybody has access to the mad Google skills Stephan Spencer has honed over the past dozen years. Read this book to find things faster and become more knowledgeable, hirable, promote-worthy and just plain interesting."
-- Jim Sterne, Producer of The Emetrics Marketing Optimization Summit, Chairman of the Web Analytics Association

"I found at least two useful tips on every page of this short and sweet book. The market research chapter should be required reading for anyone who plans to spend any time or money on a new business."
-- Howard Jacobson, Co-author of Whole: Rethinking the Science of Nutrition, co-author of Google AdWords for Dummies

"Google Power Search by Stephan Spencer takes the guess work out of finding thing on Google. You'll be so good at it that people will ask you to search for them! A must read for all Google users."
-- John Chow, Super Blogger, johnchow.com

"Google Power Search is exceptionally comprehensive--so much so that many Googlers will likely learn operators, tips, and tricks from it! But more than that, Stephan makes the material useful and applicable by providing real life use cases for professionals of all kinds."
-- Rand Fishkin, CEO and Founder, SEOmoz

"Stephan knows the ins-and-outs about Google like nobody's business."
-- Danny Sullivan, Editor In Chief, SearchEngineLand.com, and producer SMX: Search Marketing Expo

"If you attend Stephen's talks, you will hear him drop bits and pieces of very valuable knowledge that can save you a ton of time when using Google. All of that knowledge is compiled into this book. It will take you from a novice Google user to an advanced Google user who can find his way around the web effectively."
-- Khalid Saleh, CEO, Invesp

"Google makes finding information on any topic fast and easy, but not every situation for finding information is the same. Google Power Search will teach you the latest tricks and techniques for getting the most out of your research without getting lost in all the blue links. Learn powerful techniques compiled and explained by an author whose practical knowledge will ensure you get to the right answers quickly. This book is an essential resource for the student or professional who wants to add to their skills and be more efficient and productive."
-- Jeremiah Andrick, Senior Manager, Online Customer Acquisition, Logitech; and former Program Manager for Microsoft Bing

"The definitive guide to learning how to use Google as a research tool. Stephan covers it all, and no matter how much you think you know about it now, you will learn how to do it even better using this book."
-- Eric Enge, CEO, Stone Temple Consulting, and co-author The Art of SEO

"Don't let the tidal wave of information swamp you. Learn the secrets of a search ninja from a master practitioner, and dominate your competition!"
-- Tim Ash, Author of Landing page Optimization, CEO of SiteTuners, Chair of Conversion Conference