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Aug 10, 2008

Best Captures over Google

  1. Basic Google search WITHOUT ADS - This has got to be my easier search,and I’m glad to bookmark it to use,lot more than the usual Google. Don’t remove the &output=googleabout from the URL, because it will not work otherwise.
  2. An old advertisment page - An old advertisment page is where we find the first Google AdWords Select program.
  3. Solutions for Financial Services (metrics) - A page with very interesting Google statistics, dated November 2005.
  4. Jumpstart - If you’re a new advertiser planning to spend at least 50 U.S. dollars a day on AdWords, Google’s Jumpstart specialists will use their extensive knowledge of AdWords to create a customized campaign that you can modify and can also use as a model for future campaigns.
  5. Advertising Demos and Guides – This will be the best for advertising tutorials, demos and guides to expand the nature of business.
  6. 10 Tips for Enterprise Search - Use these tips to find, index and rank pages on your company websites very effectively and can improve your users’ search experience.
  7. The last Adwords newsletter - dated July 2004, with few spectacular sidebar stats.
  8. Guidelines for Third Party Use of Google Brand Features - ALL the Google trademarks for their services. The page also provides guidelines for the use of Google’s brand features.
  9. The Google Web Directory - A page which is nomore with public,listing some nice infos and facts about the Google Directory.
  10. Google Corporate contact page - Which is not with public for some time now, and where we find some OTHER phone numbers than the ones used these days in their current contact page (go ahead and compare the numbers below with the ones that are now in their contact pages):

11. Google Inc.
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
Mountain View CA 94043

phone: (650) 623-4000
fax: (650) 618-1499

  1. Security Issues E-mails - You will find e-mails and send reports regarding security problems with any of Google’s services, systems, or networks and are Quite useful.
  2. Google dance 2002 and Google Dance 2003 - A funny Dance competition at Google organized by them.We find Lots of ever before seen photos of Googler’s and the Plex.
  3. Notification of Account Termination for My-Deja Email Accounts - I actually don’t know what exactly is this (I only have a basic idea).
  4. Google Jobs@Britney – According to me,it’s a test page of their spelling suggestion system. Anyway, I think I may report that page in the right spam report place, because it uses keyword stuff :D
  5. Google Lunar Jobs - Google is interviewing candidates for engineering positions at their lunar hosting and research center, opening late in the spring of 2007. Nice huh ?
  6. Some Lunar jobs test page - A test/saved page which (I think) got left on the server. Anyway, you can re-view the old Google interface.
  7. Add Google buttons to Netscape – An old page with info on how to put favourite bookmarks in Netscape’s browser (page is no longer with public).
  8. PDF Form It is to seek permission for the usage of Google’s brand features.
  9. Googlers in the Halloween Spirit - Some cool pictures with Googlers from the year 2000 Halloween Party.
  10. SEARCH AND DEPLOY - The race to build a better search engine - The New Yorker, May 29, 2000 © Michael Specter 2000. May not be reprinted without permission.
  11. Google’s Zeitgeist 2001 Timeline - A neat Zeitgeist 2001 press timeline with some nice coverage and info’s. Offcourse it’s not public anymore ;)
  12. Google’s 3 Billion mark - Google offers immediate access to 3 billion web documents (December 11, 2001)
  13. Google’s 6 Billion mark - Google offers immediate access to 6 billion web documents (February 17, 2004)
  14. Google’s Adsense launch – Google “The award-winning search engine”, today announced a new self-service option for Google AdSense,A program that enables website publishers to serve ads precisely & is targeted to the specific content of their individual web pages (June 18, 2003).
  15. ASK.com begins using Google’s PPC program - Ask Jeeves and Google sign $100 million three-year deal (July 18, 2002).
  16. Yahoo! and Google Join Forces - (Now that’s a FIRST) Yahoo! Everywhere and Google join forces offer award-winning search technology to wireless Internet users (April 10, 2001).
  17. Google Searches Related to America Under Attack - Google searches, stats and graphs from the 9/11/01 event (page not public anymore).
  18. Google US Puzzle Championship - Is your brain feeling under utilized ? Gives an enough mental challenge to your daily job?
  19. Fade PSAs - A suggestion gone extinct.
  20. Papers written by Googlers - A partial list of papers written by people now at Google, showing the range of background people in Google Engineering.
  21. Online Business presentation page - Google can help your business to make more money (yeah right)… Page not public anymore.
  22. 1, 2, 3, 4 – These are few PDF documents.
  23. Improving Google Adwords - The ideaology of the engineers that drive online advertising innovation.
  24. Holiday Certificate: Enjoy the gift of Google.
  25. Enable Cookies help page.
  26. Google and Dilbert Doodle created by cartoonist Scott Adams for Google’s Holiday Logos.
  27. About Dennis Hwang (Hwang Jung-moak) - The finest designer of almost all of Google doodles. He’s a 28 years old Korean artist.
  28. Google Grants returns the 404. I guess Google’s tired to give money for free, or someone made a bubu. Look at these Google Grants PDF documents from 2004 : Account Basics , Keywords , Ads , Extra Help .
  29. Why we sell advertising, not search results.
  30. Google Fan Logos - great collection of Google logos, made by fans all across the Globe and I don’t think,this page is public.
  31. Google’s code of conduct - Our informal corporate motto is “Don’t be evil”.
  32. Google’s financial data where we learn that they actually made a dedicated row for “Settlement of dispute with Yahoo” for the 2004 Google - Yahoo dispute. Funny thing is that the WSJ reports a figure of $328 million and Google reports a figure of $201 million (which represented about 6% of all of Google’s 2004 income).
  33. Google Press Blog -YES, very few knew about it,It has even got a feed, so you can be up to date. None of the regular Google Blogs link to it anyway.
  34. Google Milestones - A history of Google’s achievements.
  35. Trademark Complaint Procedures - If you have concerns about the use of your trademark in the advertiser’s ads or in a parked domain name.
  36. Some older pages on a Google Tour and Building a better query
  37. The 2004 version of Google Labs: Why should you work at Google versus the 2006 (current) one.
  38. Explanation - Google’s explanation for their disturbing search results while searching for “Jew” (2004).
  39. Google Store, Americans and Worldwide - Buy stuff branded with Google, like a Google beach towel or a White Google Polo Shirt for your wife. And yes, the Google stores are developed using Microsoft Technology (ASP).
  40. Google Gulp - They are pleased to announce Google Gulp (BETA)™ with Auto-Drink™ (LIMITED RELEASE), a line of “smart drinks” designed to maximize your surfing efficiency,by making you more intelligent, and less thirsty.
  41. 2000 Google Easter Animation - Catch the eggs in order to spell “Google” (if you complete the game twice, there’s a suprise). Very funny
  42. Some 100 Euro Adwords coupon for Google.de - Wrote in german.
  43. 10 Tips for Enterprise Search - A best practices tip sheet .
  44. 10 things about Google’s Philosophy.
  45. Google’s fight spyware information page - In the footer, they recommend some anti-spyware programs.
  46. Google Alert #1: June 26, 2000, Google Launches World’s Largest Search Engine (is that right ? ;) )
  47. 20 Year Usenet Timeline - “Google has fully integrated with past 20 years of Usenet archives into Google Groups and now offers access to more than 800 million messages dating back to 1981. This is by far the most complete collection of Usenet articles ever assembled and a fascinating first-hand historical account.”
  48. How to create a successful Google Grants campaign.
  49. Bouncing Heart Applet - See the 2000 and 2001 credits.
  50. Google Cheatsheet. FYI, did you knew that “~auto loan” will allow auto to match car, truck, etc ?. Here’s an extended Cheat Sheet from GoogleGuide and another PDF Cheat Sheet for print.
  51. Google Jobs Internship Opportunities - They’re looking for students pursuing degrees in computer science (or closely related areas), who love to problem-solve, code, and design.
  52. Google Jobs: Top 10 Reasons to Work at Google. I especially like #7 :

7. Good company everywhere you look. Googlers range from former neurosurgeons, CEOs, and U.S. puzzle champions to alligator wrestlers and former-Marines. No matter what their backgrounds Googlers make for interesting cube mates.
I mean, who the heck at Google is an alligator wrestler ?

  1. Video: An Inside Look at Google.
  2. Some funked up Google Logo, live on Google’s servers, from (insert unknown year and ocasion here):
  3. 2001 Google Search Guide PDFs - Front and back . From the content:

If you have a general idea of the subject in which you’re interested, but are not sure exactly what you’re looking for, a directory is a great place to start. Directories like Yahoo! use human editors to organize information in broad categories, such as finance, sports, or travel. Think of them as giant card catalogs.

  1. 10 Google fun facts:

Googlers are multifaceted. One operations manager, who keeps the Google network in good health is a former neurosurgeon. One software engineer is a former rocket scientist. And the company’s chef formerly prepared meals for members of The Grateful Dead and funkmeister George Clinton.

  1. Google Timelines from 2001 and from 2002.
  2. Google Zeitgeist Special Edition - Election 2004 - A bit of insight into people’s 2004 campaign interests.
  3. Hi resolution TIF images (zip archived) with Google Executives like Larry Page, Sergey Brin, Larry AND Sergey, Eric Schmidt, Cindy Mccaffrey, Craig Silverstein, David Drummund, George Reyes, Jonathan Rosenberg, Omid Kordestani and others. Here is the full list of zip archives:


  1. Zeitgeist Archive from 2001 till date, including searches done for CNN or World Trade Center, Pentagon, Nostradamus or Bin La Den on Sep. 11. Other Search Statistics Related to September 11, 2001.
  2. Corporate Information: Google Offices around the world featuring phones and addresses for each office, including driving directions - Page not public anymore.
  3. Google Content-Targeted Advertising - The ancestor of Adsense. From the page:

How do you get started?

It’s easy. If you’re a web publisher who sells advertising inventory, and your site receives more than 20 million page views a month, you could be a great fit for Google’s content-targeted ads.

20 Million ? Really ? :)

  1. Premium Service for AdSense PDF- A 2003 PDF presentation of the Google Adsense Premium service. See the HTML version.
  2. A 2004 Adsense Tax PDF. Look, we have a fax and a telephone number in the header :)
  3. Google AdSense Charity Ad Formats proposals and feedback requests. Amongst the questions asked by Google in this particular feedback page:

1. What is your overall feedback about the proposed changes?
2. The Public Service Announcements are no longer Google branded. What is your feedback about this specific change?

  1. The results were on this page. They were named as PSA too (from charity ads).
  2. Google AdSense Charity ad formats example (when there were only 6 formats available). Funny thing (if you look in the source code) about these “charity” ads, It is a PUB ID and the fact that all those ID’s are live

So SlashDot used Adsense in the past ? Or was it a charity website ? :)

  1. A certain Frankfurt Print Tour by Thomson Course Technology.
  2. A cool 2004 Adsense Tour.
  3. Google Gmail tour from 2005 - It’s a movie based. Great tour BTW.
  4. 2005 Gmail Program Policies Redline version (???) - updated June 28, 2004.
  5. A page with bloggers that wrote (reviews) about Gmail.
  6. Gmail’s Third Party Software Error page.
  7. Bulk e-mail sending tips and information from Gmail.
  8. 3 Gmail XMLs : spam-0, trash-0 and trash-1. Plz don’t ask me what they are.
  9. A Google Healthcare Powerpoint presentation (zip) by Kevin Gough (Product Marketing Manager - Google Enterprise).
  10. Google Mini Sweepstakes Rules.
  11. A 2005 Google Search appliance flash presentation.
  12. Google Mini Administration Interface presentation. I always wondered how the Admin interface for a Mini looks like :)