This article contains a guide to search techniques and powerful example searches to help you refine your social posts.
🔍 Search Techniques:
Search for a specific keyword
Use quotes around keywords or phrases.
Example, "social media"
Match any keyword
Use OR in all caps between each keyword/phrase.
Example, "twitter" OR "youtube"
Match multiple keywords in each post
Use AND in all caps between each keyword/phrase.
Example, "instagram insights" AND "facebook ads"
Search for a hashtag
Simply type in the hashtag.
Use NOT in all caps before the keyword.
Example, NOT "winter"
Match on any variation of a keyword
Use the * symbol in any part of a keyword.
Example, "blog*" will match blog or blogs.
Search for a link
Simply type in your link.
🙌 Example searches :
Search for posts mentioning you (replace with your handle)
"@rival_iq " or "rivaliq" OR "Rival IQ"
Search for likely user generated content (UGC) posts
"📸" OR "📸:" OR "photo by" OR "photos by"
Search for contest posts
"giveaway" OR "giving away" OR "entry"
Search for all posts with hashtags
Search for posts without hashtags