How can I tell which images from my site are included in search?

You can use search operators to find indexed images from your site.




Example query


Search for images located at a specific address (URL).

To find all pictures at an address that begins with a specific value, put a * symbol at the end of the URL.

The URL in your search query should be enclosed in quotation marks if it contains one of the following symbols:

  • '
  • "
  • (
  • )
  • _
url:complete URL
url:host name/category/*


Returns images posted on the specified page.


Returns images on pages whose address starts with


Search for all images on a website.

To find images on a particular subject, enter the subject after the site URL, separated by a space.

site:URL subject

[site: ]

Returns images posted on subdomains and the pages of

[site: water]

This query returns images on the subject of “water”, published on subdomains and pages of