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Combining Search Terms

You can combine search terms using Verity Query Language operators and modifiers to refine your searches.

Examples of Combining Search Terms

Click on a search term to find a more detailed explanation.

Search Term Finds Pages That Contain...
crab OR lobster OR shrimp Any of the words crab, lobster, or shrimp
bank AND loan AND business All of the words bank, loan, and business
bank, loan, business Any of the words bank, loan, and business. The more instances of these words in a page, the higher it appears in the results list.
bank NOT river The word bank but not the word river
HTML <NEAR> publishing The word HTML close to the word publishing
HTML <SENTENCE> publishing The word HTML in the same sentence as the word publishing
HTML <PARAGRAPH> publishing The word HTML in the same paragraph as the word publishing

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