What’s the first thing you do when you can’t figure something out at work? Or, when your boss asks you to complete a task in Excel and you’re not exactly sure where to start? Or, when your friend wants to meet downtown at a restaurant you’ve never heard of? I can hear you yelling it at me: “Duh, I Google it.”
There’s no doubt that the search engine’s made all our lives so (so!) much easier. You probably can’t even fathom what it was like without this resource at your fingertips. But, despite using it every single day (several times over), you probably don’t know that much about the company itself.
Well, the infographic below solves that problem—you can now check out 26 fun facts (that you can use to impress your friends). Our favorite? The name was actually a misspelling. Whoops!
Infographic courtesy of WhoIsHostingThis . Photo of laptop courtesy of Alexey Boldin / Shutterstock
A UNC-Wilmington grad born and raised in North Carolina, Kaitlyn always knew she would end up in NYC to pursue writing. As a summer editorial intern, she contributes career advice to The Muse. In addition, she also writes for other publications, such as USA TODAY College, Her Campus, and The Huffington Post. You can find her searching the city for the best eats, binge-watching Netflix, or catching up with friends at dinner. Say hi on Twitter @KaitlynRussell_More from this Author