1. The name GOOGLE was an accident. A spelling
mistake made by the original founders who thought
they were going for GOOGOL. Googol is a
mathematical term 1 followed by one hundred zeroes.

2. Google started in January, 1996 as a research project
at Stanford University, by Ph.D. candidates Larry Page
and Sergey Brin.

3. 97% of Google Revenue comes from their advertising

4. The biggest break in search came when Google
introduced their improved spell checker seen as “Did
you mean ? ”.This feature doubled their traffic .

5. The infamous “I’m feeling lucky” button is nearly
never used. However, in trials it was found that
removing it would somehow reduce the Google
experience. Users wanted it kept. It was a comfort


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