Each day, hundreds of millions of people search for something on Google. Funny cat pictures or videos latest news or information about everything from celebrities. We enjoy sharing interesting best facts about Google and other companies from time to time, and now we have some new ones to share thanks to the team over at WhoIsHostingThis.You probably didn’t know Google’s original name was Backrub. It was inspired by the system’s method of using back links to find and rank pages.
Google has grown and changed a lot since its founding in 1998, and there’s a lot of history packed in those years, some of which might surprise you.In 2006, the name was also added to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary as a word meaning “Search for information about (someone or something) on the Internet using the search engine Google”.