There’s a good chance that if you logged online to do anything today, at some point you clicked an empty box. You thought of what you wanted to do, and you rattled off a few characters on your keyboard. With a click and a tap, you were presented with millions of possibilities — but you probably just picked something from the first page.
Within seconds, you’re able to retrieve the exact information you want from over 60 trillion pages of information. How is Google able to find what you want with just a few words? How is any search engine capable of unearthing the specific information we’re looking for when we search?