Find out how to better your search experience!

 

 

 

Find out how to better your search experience!

Find What Your Looking For Faster With GoPit!

Find What Your Looking For Faster With GoPit!

Q&A

The following help is for the GoPit.com Search Engine!

 

 

 

Q&A

The following help is for the GoPit.com Search Engine!
What platforms and devices can I use with GoPit?

GoPit is provided on all platforms whether it is a desktop, laptop, tablet or mobile device. We have optimized GoPit to work through our desktop version for all PCs, laptops, tablets (including iPad and iPad Mini) and smartphones.

How do I find the search categories GoPit provides?

You will be able to easily select any of our search categories by clicking the search icon in the main search bar:

Once selected, you can choose between any of the many search categories that are offered by GoPit. Once you make your selection, results for the selected category will be provided based on your search keyword.

How do I change my search settings?

Here’s how you can change your search settings in GoPit.

DESKTOP

You will first click the Settings icon  on the top of the search page.

MOBILE

You will first click the Settings icon  on the top of the search page.

 

Once you have selected the Settings icon, you will then select the General:

General Settings

The General Settings is where you can change some of the search result settings to your preferred options. Things like blocking adult content, using infinite scroll, displaying thumb shots, etc.

How do I change my search location?

GoPit offers a few different ways to change your search location.

DESKTOP

You will first click the Global Settings icon  on the top of the search page.

Once you have selected the Global Settings icon, you will then get the Global Settings main menu:

Detection “On”

If you have the Detection set to “On” it will then detect your location based. All results based on local will then be displayed for this area.

Detection “Off”

If you have the Detection set to “Off” you can then manually enter a location of your choice by City, State or zip code.

After you have made your selection, click the “Save and exit” button and your location will be changed to your preference.

Changing Location Directly in Search

On the desktop version of GoPit, you can change the search location by simply entering the location in the provider location box:

This is s simple way to easily change your location directly with in the search category.

 

MOBILE

To change your location on Mobile search, is done directly in the search box.

Immediately when you tap the search box to enter your search keyword, you will see the location box drop down:

If you tap the location box (box below main search box), you will be able to edit your location:

Your options are to manually enter a location (city, state or zip code), select the “My current location” when selected will accurately pinpoint your exact location or you can do a search directly on a map area.

After you have made your selection, you can then enter your keyword, click the “GO” and you will get search results in your selected area.

Can I do an advanced search?

Yes, we do have the option to do an Advanced Search through GoPit.

If you would like to perform an Advanced Search, here is what you need to do:

DESKTOP

You will first click the Settings icon  on the top of the search page.

MOBILE

You will first click the Settings icon  on the top of the mobile search page.

 

Once you have selected the Settings icon, you will then select the Advanced Search:

You will then be able to perform an Advanced Web search:

The Advance Web Search will allow you to refine your search down to specifics to get more detailed results.

How do I change the language?

GoPit will detect your preferred language based on your browser settings. We offer GoPit in many different languages.

If you want to change your preferred language, here is what you need to do:

DESKTOP

You will first click the Global Settings icon  on the top of the search page.

Once you have selected the Global Settings icon, you will then get the Global settings main menu:

Select your language of choice from the drop down menu, then click the “Save and exit” button and then GoPit will switch to your preferred language.

 

MOBILE

You will first click the setting icon  on the top of the search page.

Once you have selected the setting button, you will then select the Global settings:

Select your language of choice from the drop down menu, then click the “Save and exit” button and then GoPit will switch to your preferred language.

Can I add GoPit search directly to my browser?

Yes, you can add GoPit search directly to your Web browser:

If you want to add GoPit to your Web browser, here is what you need to do:

DESKTOP

You will first click the Settings icon  on the top of the search page.

Once you have selected the Settings icon, you will then select the Search in Browser:

You can add GoPit search to your desktop or mobile browser. This will allow you to do searched directly in your browser with out having to open GoPit directly.

Can I search results only from a specific region or country?

By default, all of the results from the entire globe will be presented in search results. You can change to a specific region or country to only show results from that selected region or country.

If you want to change the search results location, here is what you need to do:

DESKTOP

You will first click the Global Settings icon  on the top of the search page.

Once you have selected the Global Settings icon, you will then get the Global settings main menu:

Select your region or country of choice from the drop down menu, then click the “Save and exit” button and then GoPit will switch to your preferred search result location

 

MOBILE

You will first click the setting icon  on the top of the search page.

Once you have selected the setting button, you will then select the Global settings:

Select your region or country of choice from the drop down menu, then click the “Save and exit” button and then GoPit will switch to your preferred search result location

What is QuickLook and how do I use it?

The Quick Look   is available in many search categories we provide. The Quick Look allows you to view a website page in an iframe (if available) so you can quickly view the websites content with out losing your place on search result page.

There are some websites that don’t allow their content to be viewed in the Quick Look frame because of sensitive information or security concerns. If Quick Look isn’t available for iframe, then we will present the website or document in a new tab or window.

The is no Quick Look available for Images, but there is a “Full Screen option to view the actual image size.

There is no Quick Look available for Videos, but you can view the video directly on GoPit with out having to visit the website.

Quick Look for Documents will provide the selected document to be viewed in tab or window that can be downloaded directly.

What is the best way to find local business information?

With GoPit we have made it easy to search local businesses. You will simply select the Local search category, enter your search keyword in the first search box, then click “Go” and you will be provided with detailed local business information.

If you have enabled your location in the settings, then the detected location will automatically be entered in the search location box. The search location can be changed manually at any time through the search process.

By offering a separate Local search category will make it much easier to sort through results for local businesses directly. With GoPit you won’t need to do your local searches through the Web category like many search engines today have you do. This only confuses local results with global results and makes it harder to decipher from each.

The same process used to find local business results also applies to GoPit’s Jobs, Deals and Event search categories. Easily find local job postings, deals and events with a click of a button.

What is the best way to search for Events & Tickets?

If you select the Events search without a keyword entered, you will get all the popular events in your search location. You can do a search for a specific event, artist or venue in your area if you choose.

If you are looking for events tickets to a particular event, then simply type in a search keyword i.e. artist or sports team.

You can refine your results by Events, Performers or Venues in the Event search by selecting from the filter menu.

What is the best way to search for Local Deals?

If you select the Deals search with out a keyword entered, you will get all the popular local deals in your search location. You can do a search for a specific deal, company or niche in your area if you choose.

If you are looking for specific local deal to a particular, then simply type in a search keyword i.e. pizza or spa.

You can refine your results by specific categories by selecting from the filter menu.

How can I share results to social network, email or by SMS?

With many of our search categories we provide the option to share individual results directly on your social networks, email or by SMS on smartphones.

For each result, you will see the Share   icon.

Click on the Share icon and the share options will pop up with the available share locations such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Email, SMS (mobile) and many more.

Sharing to Social Networks

To share a result to social networks is very simple. You select the Share icon for result you want to share, then the social network, it will then prompt you to login to your social network (if you are not already logged in). After you have logged into social network, you will click the post button and it will then post the GoPit search result to your social network wall, post, page, etc.

Sharing to Email

To share a result to email is very simple. You select the Share icon for result you want to share, then the email option, you will enter the recipient’s email, a message (optional), then click Send.  It will then send the GoPit result to the selected email.

Sharing by SMS (Mobile)

To share a result by SMS text is very simple. You select the Share icon for result you want to share, then the SMS option, you will select your recipient’s from your contacts or enter a their phone number, an additional message (optional), then click Send.  It will then send the GoPit result to the selected recipient by SMS text message.

Make sure you don’t share content that violates ownership rights of respective owners. You can view our Terms to find out more.

How can I comment on the search results?

GoPit is the first interactive social search engine that allows our users to comment or post reviews on the many of the search results.

To comment on the search results, you will first need to sign up for a free GoPit My Search account. To sign up for your free My Search account, select the  from the main search pages.

Once you have logged into your My Search account, you will select the  displayed for the result you would like to add your comment.

You can post your comment or review about the result or the actual business website itself.Please don’t post obscene, racist, vulgar comments when making your comment or review posts. We don’t tolerate spam in any form and posting spam will violate our Terms and your account will be immediately banned.

Does GoPit have a Mobile app for iOS or Android?

Yes, GoPit has released a Version 1 Beta of GoPit’s mobile application for both iOS and Android.

Version 1 Beta has been deprecated and GoPit is development of Version 2 which is set to be released mid 2018.

You may go to our Mobile page to check progress and availability for download.