Big Red Rocket http://www.bigredrocket.co.uk Web Designers, Copywriters And Consultants Sun, 19 Feb 2017 01:02:20 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.2 35090412 Top 25 Google Easter Eggs To Have Some Fun With http://www.bigredrocket.co.uk/top-25-google-easter-eggs-to-have-some-fun-with/ http://www.bigredrocket.co.uk/top-25-google-easter-eggs-to-have-some-fun-with/#respond Wed, 08 Feb 2017 11:59:44 +0000 http://www.bigredrocket.co.uk/?p=399 This is not an article dedicated to a new search engine branded type of Easter chocolate, but a list of Google searches that have some fun and eye-catching results. They are called Google Easter Eggs, and you will not believe what the Google sense of humour is like. It may just give you a lighter […]

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This is not an article dedicated to a new search engine branded type of Easter chocolate, but a list of Google searches that have some fun and eye-catching results. They are called Google Easter Eggs, and you will not believe what the Google sense of humour is like. It may just give you a lighter start to your day.

Google Easter Eggs

So here we go. Just type in the following searches and see what happens.

  1. anagram” will have Google asking you the question “did you mean: nag a ram?”
  2. askew” will tilt the Google results page down to the right.
  3. atari breakout” if you make this search in Google Images, you will be offered a playable version of Breakout.
  4. bletchley park” has Google decode the name in the knowledge graph.
  5. <blink>” or “blink html” will have Google show you examples of the blink element in the results.
  6. conways game of life” will have Google displaying a ruling configuration of the game on the right-hand side of the results page.
  7. do a barrel roll” causes the Google results page to roll over like a star fighter.
  8. festivius” will make Google display a Festivius Pole in the margin of the results page.
  9. flip a coin” Google will flip a coin for you.
  10. fun facts” or “im feeling curious” will have Google tell you a fun fact in the results page.
  11. gay pride”, “stonewall”, “homosexuality” and other like phrases will show a rainbow banner during gay pride festival activities.
  12. google in 1998” (may favourite ¡¡Geek) will take you back to how Google looked in 1998.
  13. is google down” Google will tell you no.
  14. recursion” will have Google asking you “did you mean recursion?” including a link back to the same page.
  15. roll a die” Google will roll a die for you and then give you the option to roll again.
  16. solitaire” has Google offering you a playable game of solitaire.
  17. sonic the hedgehog” shows a waiting Sonic The Hedgehog in the knowledge graph that moves if you are too long.
  18. super mario bros” shows a flashing block in the knowledge graph.
  19. tic tac toe” has Google offering you a playable game of tic tac toe.
  20. webdriver torso” turns the Google logo into moving blocks. Please note that this does not work on mobile devices or when there is a Google Doodle.
  21. what sound does a dog make” lets Google make that very sound.
  22. zerg rush” causes an army of 0s to rampage down the screen, devouring the search results.
  23. the answer to life the universe and everything” gives the answer you and Douglas Adams were looking for.
  24. define anagram” has Google asking “Did you mean: nerd fame again”.
  25. bacon number [actors name]” gives you the degrees of separation between Kevin Bacon and that actor.

I hope you enjoyed them. If you find anymore, please let us know in the comments section below.

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