24 Apr '12, 1am

The Google Zipper

When you visit Google on April 24th, you will see a huge zipper down the middle of the Google of the logo. The logo is to commemorate the birthday of Gideon Sundback, the man who invented the zipper. He was born 132 years ago on April 24, 1880 in Sweden. In 1905 he immigrated to the United States and in 1917 he issued the patent for the zipper, being awarded the patent in 1914. Here is a movie of the special zipper logo in action on the Google home page: This logo is going into the Google Doodle history book. Other Google Logos: Google Grew Their Own Earth Day Logo Google Remembers Juan Gris, Cubism Artist With Logo Akira Yoshizawa Google Logo – Modern Origami Google Wave Logo For 155th Birthday Of Heinrich Rudolf Hertz Google Valentine’s Day Logo Features Tony Bennett’s Cold Cold Heart The Characters In Google’s Charles Dickens Logo Google Logo For Largest Observed Snowfl...

Full article: http://searchengineland.com/the-google-zipper-119334

Tweets

Google Unzips Gideon Sundback Doodle

Google Unzips Gideon Sundback Doodle

searchenginewatch.com 24 Apr '12, 4am

How do you honor a man responsible for helping to develop the zipper? If you're Google, you design your homepage with a gi...

Google Drive

lesterchan.net 25 Apr '12, 12am

Create and collaborate. Google Docs is built right into Google Drive, so you can work with others in real time on document...

Google Grew Their Own Earth Day Logo

searchengineland.com 22 Apr '12, 1pm

Google has a special Earth Day logo that flips through the various cycles of the growth of flowers and plants over time. I...

Google’s Cutts Explains How Google Search Works

searchengineland.com 23 Apr '12, 6pm

Google’s head of web spam, Matt Cutts, posted a 8 minute video on how Google search works. From crawling, indexing to rank...

Video Recap of Weekly Search Buzz :: April 27, ...

seroundtable.com 27 Apr '12, 2pm

I am a bit under the weather, as you can tell. Google launched the Penguin update this week, it is what was initially call...

Google News "Jumps & Flashes" In Firefox

seroundtable.com 23 Apr '12, 1pm

A Google News Help thread has several reports from users that the Google News homepage "flashes" and "jumps" when you scro...

Google

searchengineland.com 24 Apr '12, 9pm

Our advice for webmasters is to focus on creating high quality sites that create a good user experience and employ white h...

Check out all of @Google's #EarthDay logos from 2001-2012.

Check out all of @Google's #EarthDay logos from...

ecorazzi.com 22 Apr '12, 2pm

This Earth Day marks the 11th year that Google has created some kind of special logo to mark the occasion. Working forward...

Google Drive Launches - For Real!

searchenginewatch.com 24 Apr '12, 8pm

After weeks of speculation , Google Drive launched today. As if trying to quell the disbelievers, Google's announcement bl...

Google CEOs to Search Asteroids for Resources: ...

seochat.com 23 Apr '12, 9pm

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt and current Google CEO (and co-founder) Larry Page are investing part of their considerable...

Earth Day Logos From Google & Others

Earth Day Logos From Google & Others

seroundtable.com 22 Apr '12, 1pm

As expected, most of the search engines have special logos for the day. Google and Yahoo's logos are animated, Google has ...

Faking A Breadcrumb Trail To Stand Out On Google

searchengineland.com 23 Apr '12, 4pm

Google Rich Snippets are an outstanding way for webmasters to get more exposure for their pages in the Google search resul...

how people see their searchs @ google

how people see their searchs @ google

searchengineland.com 22 Apr '12, 8pm

From looking at the interactions with Google’s universal results set, it seems there are a couple of significant developme...

How does Google Search Works? (2012) [VIDEOS] #...

liewcf.com 27 Apr '12, 6pm

Have you ever wonder how Google finds all the search results that match your search queries? In this video, Matt Cutts fro...