Google’s 20th Birthday and its position in culture

To celebrate it’s 20th anniversary, Google has launched a series of content to celebrate, including a look back at the history of the Google Doodle, and an tool to explore search trends over the last 20 years.

Check out the list of activities here:


Google has solidified its place in our culture, for better or for worse, and these back-patting initiatives remind us of the influence Google has had over the past 20 years. Despite recent events putting Google under fire, it is impossible to ignore how influential the search engine itself has been in our lives, and undeniably fascinating it is to look back at fun facts from search trends over the past two decades. It is a perfect time capsule of the growth of the internet.