Noun: An internet search, such as that which is performed on the Google search engine.
- third-person singular simple present: googles
- present participle: googling
- simple past and past participle: googled
Have you ever tried googling your name and seeing what comes up? I remember listening to one of the many lunchtime seminars that we had about upcoming clerkships/interview preparations and the rep said that googling your name will be one of the first things that future employers do when they receive your application… that’s an uncomfortable thought. All scary-stalkerish ideas aside, it is interesting to see what kind of online footprint you’ve been leaving all over the interwebs.
The first 7 hits to my name were: Continue reading “Google it!”