Google needs no introduction. This major search engine has revolutionized the World Wide Web and given it’s a new definition. Using this web search engine you find anything on the web based on keyword searches.
When and Who Create the Google?
In 1998, Google was founded by the two Ph.D. students of Stanford University, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, who first met at the university in 1995 and by 1996, they have created a search engine, named as BackRub as a research project. This new invention is based on the search engine’s use of backlinks and it was used to determine the importance of individual web pages.
Brin and Page left Stanford and they founded Google on 4th September of 1998. After its launch, Google was a great hit and by the year 2000, it became the world’s largest and most popular search engine. The first “Google doodle” was created in the year 1998 with an intention to make visitors aware about the Burning Man Festival in Nevada.
Important Services provided by Google.
Google AdWards:- In the year 2000, Google had introduced AdWords – a self-service program, which became popular for creating online ad campaigns. Today, Google AdWords include everything – display, mobile and video ads and simple text ads. The main objective of this service is to help millions of businesses to grow and be successful.
Gmail:- On the April Fools’ Day in 2004, Google Inc. had launched Gmail – a free, advertising-supported email service with an initial storage capacity offer of 1 GB per user. It became available to the general public on February 7, 2000 with features like speedy search, huge amounts of storage, Gmail labs, tabbed inbox, spam filter, chat and threaded messages.
Other Services provided by Google.
With AdWords and Gmail, Google provides many more other services like Google Toolbar: Launched in 2000, Blogger: Bought by Google in 2003, AdSense: Launched in 2003, Picasa: Bought by Google in 2004, Google Alerts: Launched in 2005, Android: Bought by Google in 2005, Google Maps: Launched in 2005, Google Bookmarks: Launched in 2005, Google Chrome: Launched in 2008, Google Docs: Launched in 2010, Google +: Launched in 2011 and most famous “YouTube”: Bought by Google in 2006.
Today, Google is reckoned as the “perfect search engine” that is smartly understood what you want to search on the internet and provides you back exactly what you want.