Google: Easter Eggs

  • Super Mario Brothers Turns 30 & Scores A Google Easter Egg

    This weekend, Super Mario Brothers celebrated its 30 anniversary, and Google honored the Nintendo video game by giving it an interactive Easter Egg hidden in the game’s Knowledge Graph card. If you search Google for [Super Mario Brothers], the video game’s knowledge graph info includes a flashing image of its iconic question-mark brick.

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  • Google Translate Shows Santa Claus Picture As Easter Egg

    … Let’s add one more easter egg to the Google stock pile. This one is for a search in Google Translate for either [Happy holidays] or [Santa Claus]. When you search for those in Google Translate, you get a cartoon picture of Santa Claus that links to the Google’s Santa Tracker. Here is a picture: Find more Google Easter Eggs over here…

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  • A New Google Easter Egg; This One For Bletchley Park

    … Search for [https://www.google.com/search?q=Bletchley+Park”>Bletchley Park on Google and Google’s Knowledge Panel on the right side of the page, will decode the name of Bletchley Park and display it under the Google Map. This is the latest Google Easter Egg available within Google search. Here is a picture showing the decoding in process…

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  • Google Search Will Now Let You Roll The Dice

    … practical tips & techniques for those experienced with SEO & SEM plus a welcoming environment for beginners. Learn more! Related Articles Type Or Speak "Hodor" To Google & Get A Game Of Thrones Surprise Google Kerning Easter Egg Plays Tricks With Typography New Google Easter Egg For SEO Geeks: Server Status 418, I'm A Teapot Fun Google Search Easter Eggs Work With Query Refinements Channel: Consumer Google: Easter Eggs Google: Web Search (Some images used under license from Shutterstock.com.)…

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  • Google Kerning Easter Egg Plays Tricks With Typography

    … Google UK’s Peter Far found an Easter Egg designed specifically for hardcore typography fans. If you search for [kerning] in one tab, and [typography kerning] in another, you’ll notice a little extra space between the lettering on the [kerning] search results page. Search Engine Land’s Barry Schwartz put together the following animated image…

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  • Fun Google Search Easter Eggs Work With Query Refinements

    … Google is a big fan of doing easter eggs and we've covered many of them in the past, including ones that mess around with the display of the search results listing page. They include the do a barrel roll and blink HTML examples. But did you know they work with query refinements as well, and because of that, you can really mess around…

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