There is no doubt that Google is the most popular search engine on the internet. But, did you know that Google’s homepage is full of surprises? Here are 12 top hidden secrets of Google that you really need to know:
#1 Flip A coin
What do you do when you have to make a difficult decision of choosing something between two options? Flipping a coin is one thing that you do. But, what if a coin is not handy enough? Well you have Google to the rescue. Type “Flip a coin” and click on “I’m Feeling Lucky”, and BAM, Google will tell you whether its heads or tails!
#2 Roll A Dice
Many people use dice when playing board games or studying mathematics. But what if you’ve lost the dice? Well, not many know but Google gives you and option to roll a dice as well. Just type “Roll a dice” and it’ll help you play games easily.
Type in the word “Askew” in the search bar and the result will be slanted. Go ahead and scroll the way to the bottom, you will see all of the searches starting to tilt slightly.
#4 Zerg Rush
If you type “Zerg Rush” into the search bar and click on I’m Feeling lucky button, a playable game with small ‘o’ characters will appear that starts destroying search results if they are not clicked with the mouse pointer.Sounds Fun, doesn’t it ?
#5 Atari Breakout
Type ‘Atari breakout’ into Google images and you`ll get the classic Atari arcade game to play. An amazing way to kill time if you don’t have any other work.
#6 Google Pacman
Google also let’s you play seminal 1980’s arcade game Pacman. Just type ”Google Pacman” in the search box and get ready to chop some power pellets and chased multi-coloured coast around the Google logo.
#7 Google Gravity
Well, just type “Google Gravity” in the search bar and click on ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’, you’ll find all of the icons at the top of the site will fall down at the bottom of the page. You can even click on the icons and throw them around.
#8 Do A Barrel Roll
Type “Do a barrel roll” and click on ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’. Doing this will make the Google search page roll and flip by 360°. Its amazing!
#9 Google Orbit
This is awesome! Just type “Google Orbit” and click on ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’. You’ll watch the home page swirl and spin as you move your mouse around the screen. The text on the screen revolves around the centre logo with all the clickable links.
# 10 Offline Dinosaur Game
If your internet connection is weak and your getting bored, then you don’t need to worry at all because Google gives you an awesome endless Dinosaurs Game hidden right there in chrome. When we get the screen as show in the image just hit space bar to start the game and then enjoy the game till the connection is working again.
#11 Build with Chrome
Just type ‘Build with chrome’ and click on search. You can build anything with the Lego toy given to you. You’ll never need Lego toys to build when we have Chrome, right?
# 12 Song by…..
Do you know the popular songs of your favourite artist? Well, Google is here for the rescue Just type “song by….’ and Google will give a list of popular songs by that artist.