Google says “April Fools” 2013
Easter Eggs and April Fool’s are two very fun aspects about the start of the year, a well hidden easter egg can send the social media world abuzz and seeing people fall for April Fool’s jokes is always a good laugh. So when Easter weekend and April Fool’s day fall on the same weekend what does Google do? They have a field day!
Check out some of the pranks that Google’s departments are hoping you fall for this year:
Google Maps – “Treasure Maps”
Google Search – “Google Nose” – The new scentsation in search
YouTube – “8 year contest”
Google Schmick (Simple Complete House Makeover Internet Conversion Kit)- Google Australia Blog
Classic Easter Eggs:
- Type in directions for China to Japan on Google Maps and see the directions you are given
- Type in “Tilt” or “Askew” into your Google Search bar… Yep, Google took your search term literally
- Type in “Do a Barrell Roll” into Google Search.