You may have already noticed that the way people conduct research today is undergoing significant transformations.

We live in a digital age of online connections and a constant search for agility, practicality and interaction.

With this, smartphones have become more than indispensable and necessary objects in everyday life.

Mobile platforms seem to increasingly meet our immediate routine.

In addition, there is a growing insertion of facilitator projects which provide communication assistants through Artificial Intelligence in order to assist in searches made by users in search engines.

Imagine, now, if you didn’t even need to type in the Google search engine to find a page, imagine just talking to a system that will immediately answer the required topic.

Yes, we need to talk about Google voice search!

How Google Voice Search works

Voice search, or Voice Search, is nothing less than another way to perform Google searches.

Yes, as we mentioned in the introduction, we look for immediate solutions in order to have a more optimized routine, so why waste time typing when we can search through speech?!

And don’t be alarmed to learn that this super technological way of searching for information has already become the main means of research in many places around the world.


Learn why to use speech search on Google and see usage tips

Well, especially in the business context, it is very important to value and explore voice search on Google.

This is because since smartphones are the rage and it is through them that people search, it is essential to adapt to new features, optimizing your page as much as possible so that it appears in the voice search results.

In addition, if we look closely, there is a good market opportunity to be explored: this type of easy search can help attract more customers by serving those who have difficulty with written research.

The portion of elderly people who do not have an affinity for typing, for example, had their lives simplified with voice search.

Now see how “Ok Google” works:


To enable voice search on an Android device, follow these steps:

  1. On your smartphone or tablet, open the Google app.
  2. At the bottom right, tap Menu , then Settings, Voice, “Ok Google” detection.
  3. Choose when your smartphone should hear you say “Ok Google”.

After completing the activation, you are ready to start the search:

  1. On your Android smartphone or tablet, open the Google app.
  2. Say “Ok Google” or tap the Microphone.

iphone and ipad

To activate voice search on an iphone or ipad device, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Google app.
  2. In the upper left corner of the home screen, tap your photo. If you’re looking at the feed, scroll to the top of the page.
  3. Tap Voice Search.
  4. There, you can change settings like your language and whether you want a voice search to start when you say “Ok Google”.
  5. Tap Done.

Start the search:

  1. Open the Google app.
  2. Say “Ok Google” or tap the Microphone.

Don’t say hello, say hello Google!

So, what are you waiting for to start searching through a speech on Google?

As we have seen, it is not difficult at all, just like all the technologies created today in order to make the user’s life easier.

That’s why we know why Google stood out even more from other search engines by including this functionality in their searches.

In addition, we saw a very simple and quick step-by-step guide for you to activate and use voice search whenever you want.

So don’t say hello, say ok Google!