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Google Doodle

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Google Doodle is a thematic logos displayed on the Google homepage that has been modified in such a way. Google thematic logo is displayed at a time when there is a memorial or a specific event in each country.

Google itself describe the Doodle are the fun, surprising, and sometimes spontaneous changes that are made to the Google logo to celebrate holidays, anniversaries, and the lives of famous artists, pioneers, and scientists.

The idea of making the Doodle itself is already a very long time, even before the company Google was founded. In 1998, the concept of the doodle was born when Google founders Larry and Sergey played with the corporate logo to indicate their attendance at the Burning Man festival in the Nevada desert. Although the first doodle is relatively simple, the idea of decorating the company logo to celebrate an important event has started since that time.

As time goes by, the demand for a doodle has increased in the U.S. and internationally. At this time, make a doodle becomes the responsibility of a team of talented illustrators (called doodlers) and engineers. This team has made more than 2000 doodle for the Google homepage around the world.

Routinely, a group of Google employees gathered to exchange ideas and decide what event to be celebrated into the Doodle with the displayed on the homepage. This idea came from a number of sources, including Google Employees and Google users. Well, You can also submit an idea for a Google Doodle via email to proposals@google.com.


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