If Google Were Invented in 80s

by on April 5th, 2012

Can you live without Google? Some people actually can live without Google by using Bing, Yahoo and Ask, but that is not the question. The question is, how Google would look like if it was available for users in 80s? Now a days we open the Google website, type keywords or search terms and hit enter. At the results page, we only care to click first 3 results and ignore the rest. Meet the classic Google from 80s.

Guys from SquirrelMonkey have created a video on classic old old really old Google search engine. It welcomes you at the top and displays date and time. It gives you few news updates at the search page as well. It also suggests you search terms. Classic Google gives you search results with phone numbers of businesses. Watch it below:

They even published the source code of Google from 80s.

Fact: According to web archives Google came online at 11 November 1998.


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