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If I search for "widgets" at Google, I will get about 1 million results.

Let's say that I wrote an article about "widgets" at my website, and I know for a fact that Google indexed it. Is there a way to find out on which results page my article about widgets is located?

Yoey
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

Moreover, can I skip to the last page (or page N) of 500+ results? That might prove interesting to some people.

sir_flexalot
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

Going to the 500th result:

http://www.google.com/search?q=widget&start=500

Set the start=x in the url

René

René Nyffenegger
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

Not exactly what you wanted, but you can verify that Google did index your site with keyword widgets by doing this search: 

widgets site:www.mysite.com

Stress
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

See

http://www.themaninblue.com/experiment/GoogleRank/

Constellation
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

I tried with the start=500000,and I got this:
Sorry, Google does not serve more than 1000 results for any query. (You asked for results starting from 500000.)



Why tell me if it's over 1000, then?  Why not just say "results x to y of over 1000"?

sir_flexalot
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

Because the total number sounds impressive and gives kudos.

And more usefully gives you a clue as to whether you should refine your search.

Stephen Jones
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

Maybe this is overkill, but you could use an automated rank monitoring tool like Avanced Web Ranking (http://www.advancedwebranking.com).

Disclaimer: it is a commercial application & I work for them. But its trial version is fully featured and allows you to run your little experiment...

Catalin (www.rotaru.com)
Wednesday, July 07, 2004

http://www.googlerankings.com/

Keyword: widgets URL Pattern: www.widgets.com
Position 2. Widgets
Full url: http://www.widgets.com/
Check Google™

www.MarkTAW.com
Thursday, July 08, 2004

Mark and Constellation: thanks, they're what I was looking for.

Yoey
Thursday, July 08, 2004

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