Amazing and Interesting Facts About Google

Google admin June 18, 2018

Google, most popular search engine is launched by Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the Stanford student in 1997. For almost two years, these two students have worked a lot on an advanced method in order to find information on the Internet. Today, with over 3.5 billion searches it has become a precious brand.


Let’s have a look at some of the most fascinating facts about your favorite Google:


  • Around 16% of the searches that occur are the ones that have never seen before by Google.
  • Google was originally known by the name of “Backrub”.
  • Searching for “askew” in Google can tilt your content slightly to the right.
  • A camel was hired by the Google to create the desert’s street view.
  • Around 2 million searches are performed on Google every minute.
  • “I am feeling lucky” was the Google’s first tweet which was written in binary code.
  • Google search technology is known as PageRank.
  • The homepage of Google is available in around 80 languages.
  • Googol is the word from which Google is derived.
  • Gmail was actually launched on 1 April i.e on April Fool’s Day.
  • com domain is actually owned by Google.
  • Searching for “atari breakout” in Google images can play a game.
  • Google founded Calico, an anti-aging company in 2013 to cure death.
  • Over $1.5B is paid by Google to acquire Youtube.
  • Using Google maps, one can see underwater sea life, wrecks, and coral reefs.
  • After Google, YouTube is the second largest search engine which is bigger than Yahoo and Bing.
  • Over 2 trillion searches are handled by Google per year.
  • Using Google Street View, one can easily visit the Grand Canyon.
  • Artificial Intelligence Bot of Google says that the main aim of living is “to live forever”.
  • 75 billion websites are delisted by Google due to copyright takedown requests.
  • Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo was Google’s first female employee in 1999.
  • Google, every year receives more than 2 million job applications from all over the world.
  • The headquarter of Google is called “Googleplex”.
  • Burning man stick figure was the Google’s first doodle.
  • The first office of Google was a rented garage.
  • From the beginning, Google has a very pet-friendly office.
  • The domain was registered on 15 September 1997.
  • First computer storage of Google was built with Legos.
  • 70 offices are operated by Google in more than 40 countries.
  • Approximately 99% of the Google profit comes from its advertising.
  • The annual income of Google is more than 50 billion dollars.
  • A special web tool named Foo. The bar is used by Google to recruit new employees.
  • Sky Maps of Google allows you to explore much about galaxies, stars, and constellations.
  • Google works as a wedding planner too.
  • Google Mirror, a rotated version of Google can show each and everything in a mirrored form.
  • From a company known as California Grazing, Google rents out goats to reduce the number of weeds.
  • Google’s campus has a big model of a T-Rex skeleton which is known as STAN.
  • Search Index of Google is more than 100 million gigabytes.
  • A lot of companies are acquired by Google.
  • The button ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’ exists no more.
  • Amazing death benefits are offered by Google.
  • Swedish Fish was the Google’s first ever company snack.
  • Until 2001, the logo of Google was not centered.
  1. In 12 years, Google has acquired around 12 companies.
  • 57% of American kids use Google as their first word.
  • The first Android phone of Google, Nexus one was released on January 5, 2010.
  • In 2002, a language option Klingon is added by Google.
  • Google speaks numerous languages.
  • Google employees are known as Googlers while new employees are known as Nooglers.
  • Google can be used as a calculator.


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