Google is no doubt the best web search engine. It crawls and store al most every webpage on the web. No only text it also stores images in its database. Google provides image search right from the Google home page.
Recently Google make some very useful improvements in its search algorithm and features. Now you can ‘Instant search’ web while typing in the search field, and perform image search by uploading image. Search by Image is a Google Chrome extension made by Google Image team that allows you to initiate a Google search using any image on the web.
Have you found an image on the web that you’re curious about? With Search by Image extension, you can initiate a search on Google using pictures on the web. You can discover photos of places, learn more about art pieces, identify landmarks, and much more.
How to use Google Search by Image Extension:
Install this extension in your Chrome browser, it will add an option of ‘Search Google with this image’ in right click menu. If you find a image that you want to know more about, right click on that image on the web and select ‘Search Google with this image’ option. This extension can also add a clickable Search by Image icon that appears when you point to an image.
Now Google will perform an image search related to the image you provide. The search results shows where that image appear on the web with some similar images. There is also a section to view similar image of different sizes. Google deep search its database and give links to the webpages webpages that contain that image.
Its a very handy and useful extension for Google Chrome users. Google now planning to implement this feature in Google Image search page. So there will be no need to install a separate extension. What you guys think about the importance of this feature/extension.