Do you want to know who is the owner of Google? Google, the world’s most popular search engine was established in September 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. When they founded Google they were students of Ph.D. studying at Stanford University in California. The owner of the google Larry page resigned as the CEO of Alphabet(The parent company of google launched in 2015) in December 2019. After his resignation, Google appointed Sundar Pichai as the CEO of the company.
Facilities provided by Google
Google delivers many facilities to its users which are given below –
- Google Calendar
- Google Drive
- Google Translate
- Google Maps
- Google Keep
- Google Photos
Google has also its own operating system widely known as Android. Major smartphone manufactures of the world use the OS of Google in their phones. Android is mostly used operating system in the world. Now, Google has also started making its own hardware items.
In the previous three years, google launched its various hardware items like –
- Pixel Smartphone
- Google Home Smart Speaker
- Google Wifi Mesh Wireless Router
- Google Daydream Virtual Reality Headset
Google is also working to provide internet facilities to the world. The company is experimenting with Google wi-fi and Google fiber.
google.com has an Alexa traffic rank of 1. In 2017 Google was the most valuable brand in the world. And various other platforms of google like youtube were among the top – 100 most valuable brands.
Google launched its “Adsense for mobile” in 2007 for expanding its presence on the digital marketing platform.
In 2005 google launched Google Analytics a free service which helps website owners to analyze the problems they are committing in their websites.
Another service offered by Google is Google Search Console which helps website owners to check the visibility of their website. It helps in checking the no of impressions, clicks, etc.
In 2008 google launched Google Chrome which is one of the widely used web browsers in the world. Google Chrome is a very fast, secure, and simple web browser. Users can open multiple tabs and can perform various tasks in chrome. It is among one of the fastest web browsers developed till now.
So, this was all about how google started in 1996 and become a global brand. The company has launched various services from 1996 to 2020.