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Boolean search describes the creation of a search input with the help of operators that link different search terms.

It was developed by George Boole and is used in recruiting in active sourcing to find the right talent in social media.


Example: Marketing managers from Berlin or Hamburg with knowledge in WordPress and Joomla are wanted

Search string in Boolean notation: Marketing Manag* AND (Berlin OR hamburg) AND (WordPress AND Joomla).

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