Here's a trick question: When you're looking up a phone number, would you use a dictionary or an encyclopedia?
Neither? Good answer. But how often do you ask yourself whether you're using the appropriate search tool when you automatically fire up Google, Yahoo or Ask Jeeves looking for a fact or other type of "ready reference" information?
Today's SearchDay article, Searching for Quick Answers To Odd Questions, covers covers a number of specialized resources that offer quick, reliable answers to questions that might take you hours to find using a general purpose search engine.
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Many of SEW's leading expert contributors will be at ClickZ Live, the new online and digital marketing event kicking off in New York (March 31-April 3). Hear from the likes of: Thom Craver, Josh Braaten, Lisa Barone, Simon Heseltine, Josh McCoy, Lisa Raehsler, Greg Jarboe, Dan Cristo, Joseph Kerschbaum, John Gagnon, Eric Enge and more!