The Search for Secret Google Services

Tony Ruscoe is a web developer working for a translation company in Sheffield, UK. He’s interested in translation technology, genealogy and Google. He has written a long and descriptive post on Google Blogoscoped about “The Search for Secret Google Services”. Here is the topics list: 1. Finding a new service New Domain Name New subdomains […]

Tony Ruscoe is a web developer working for a translation company in Sheffield, UK. He’s interested in translation technology, genealogy and Google. He has written a long and descriptive post on Google Blogoscoped about “The Search for Secret Google Services”. Here is the topics list:

1. Finding a new service

  • New Domain Name
  • New subdomains
  • New subfolders
  • New Google Account service names
  • Clues in JavaScript / HTML code
  • Changes to Google’s robots.txt files
  • Changes to Blogger profile pages

2. Waiting for the new service to be released

  • New logos and images
  • New support pages
  • Updates to other pages

3. What to do once you find something new

  • Take plenty of screenshots
  • Make copies of the source code
  • Let others know about what you’ve found | For detailed reading….
The Search for Secret Google Services