Section 5 Web Myths > URLs > Search Engines > Special Directories > Exercise > Precision Searching Strategies > Exercise


World Wide Web

The Web is a powerful research tool, and this section is intended to make searchers savvier Web users. The section clarifies common misconceptions about the Internet and the Web, deconstructs URLs, and explains the differences between search engines and subject directories. The last part of the section explains and illustrates strategies for searching the Web effectively.

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