01 Feb '13, 1pm

The Grand Slam Google Doodle Bug

The Grand Slam Google Doodle Bug

Yesterday, Google featured a special Google Doodle for the 94th birthday of Jackie Robinson . The Doodle/Logo rocked but there was a serious issue with it. When you clicked on the logo, the first result that ranked was jackierobinson.com. The .com is the wrong site, the official Jackie Robinson Foundation web site is jackierobinson.org, the .org. The other site is not official and benefited from all this traffic. Allison Davis, the director of communications from The Jackie Robinson Foundation said in a Google Web Search Help thread yesterday that she appreciated the Doodle but was upset the real site did not get the traffic from Google. She wrote: My name is Allison Davis, Dir. of Communications with the Jackie Robinson Foundation, and while we are thrilled that you're featuring him in the Google Doodle today, it's linking to a broken site. The site it should link to is j...

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