Google has changed the landscape of search and the Internet in general. If you are just starting out, take heart by visiting a Google Easter egg that shows you what Google in 1998 looked like. Simply type in “Google in 1998” and you get a look at what Google search looked like in its infancy.
What else was going on in 1998
- The Winter Olympic Games are held in Nagano, Japan
- US Announces first budget surplus in 30 years
- The European Central Bank is Established in Frankfurt Germany
- An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter Scale in northeast Afghanistan kills more than 5,000.