28 Google Services That You Probably Did Not Know
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Visit : https://plus.google.com/
Social Networking Site By Google. Surpassing Twitter with More Than 500 million users in beginning of 2013, this is second largest social networking site after Facebook. This Google service was initially "Invitation only" but now open for all users.
Visit : https://www.google.com/imghp
Google's comprehensive image search is best in the world considering the search quality. You may not know but you can search among billions of images around the internet by putting other image or even voice. You can filter the images by image size, image color, image time and image date. Another best thing is that you can filter the search by image type e.g. animated, clip art, photo, face etc. Once you get hands on searching with all kind of filters, i guarantee that you will never search images with any other search engine else this one.
Visit : https://www.google.com/maps
Google Maps is the most perfect online map service around the internet. You Can view maps, find local businesses, local photos, driving directions, driving distance and even probable time to reach that destination.
Visit : https://news.google.com/
Google news is an comprehensive up-to-date news service which provides users' interest news by aggregating among various resources around the world. It Provides localized and globalized news results along with weather report and comprehensive coverage of interests like sports, science, health, movies etc.
Google Finance is service by Google featuring headlines from various corporations and enterprises around the world. It displays various share market up downs, sector summaries, latest trends etc.
Visit : https://www.google.com/bookmarks
Google Bookmarks is google's online bookmarking service. You don't need to keep your PC with you to bookmark the webpages you like. Once you have a google account, you can save web pages you like from anywhere and open again to go through it from anywhere.
Visit : https://www.google.com/products
If You want shopping on the go, Google products is service for you.Google aggregates informational data and lots of products from almost every category from various different vendors and you can opt to buy from one of these sellers. The best thing worth notice is that it is aggregated data from multiple sellers for same item. so you can compare prices and shop for the lowest one and as already known, it is quite easier to search anything with Google.
Visit : https://www.google.com/translate
Google also provides translation service like many other providers. Using This service you can translate words, sentences and even paragraphs from one language to another between more than 70 widely used languages of the world.
Visit : https://mail.google.com/
Gmail is Google's free email service. It is quite easier and faster than all other email services over the world and that is why gmail is most widely used in world. Newest feature in Gmail adds email classification in categories like primary , social, promotions, updates and forums which quite easily and efficiently arranges emails in related categories so that user don't have to manually read every mails and decide how much of interest it is. There are 425 million plus Gmail users over the world !
Visit : https://drive.google.com/
Google Drive is File storage and syncronization service which enables users to remotely store files on google's cloud storage and access it from anywhere around the world wherever you go. It is also features file sharing and collaborative editing.
Google's voice service currently provides pc to phone calls in only North America while pc to pc calling is available worldwide. Google's voice service includes voice mail, text messaging, call history, call screening, unwanted call blocking, voice mail, instant messenger, missed call notification and much more.
Visit : https://play.google.com/
Google apps was formerly known as android store. It is Google's application sharing platform through which it shares millions of free and paid applications. It is an online electronics and digital media store. Google play has served 50+ billion application download till the date.
I think this one don't need description. world's largest and most loved video sharing platform Youtube manages tons of new user generated data everyday and still search capability is amazingly efficient. It uses Adobe Flash and HTML5 technologies for representing the data in arranged manner
Visit : https://music.google.com/
Started as a standalone service, Google music is now a part of Google Play Store. Google music has thousands of free and millions of purchasable songs. Most of them priced at $1.29 , $0.99, $0.69 or free. And each user can upload up to 20,000 songs of his own. Recently Google announced Google Play Music All Access at $9.99 per month. Which includes full scaled access to library of 20,000 songs.
Originally owned by a company named LifeScape, Picasa was owned by Google In 2004. Google Has made it freeware and available for all worldwide. It is Google's image viewer, image editor and online image sharing platform which is famous for its simplicity and ease of access.
Visit : https://www.google.com/calendar/
Google's Calendar is exciting time management service. It can also be integrated with Gmail, Google desktop, Google search, iGoogle etc. You can manage your schedule with this easy to use application on the go from any place where internet is available.
Wallet is online money management application by Google. With Google Wallet, you can purchase from many online stores just with your Google account. Google Wallet is also used for NFC payments in USA. Users can have a log of their payment history. Wallet is safe as Google uses data encryption for this service.
Google BlogSearch is blog finder search by Google. You can surf through millions of blogs around the world. Blog here not necessarily means a Blogger blog or a Wordpress blog. It may be a registered website blog.
Visit : https://groups.google.com/You can create online groups to share files, thoughts or join discussion on any topic you like through Google Groups. A Group may be Email list, discussion forum, question and answer forum or colloborative inbox. It is quite useful application for companies and institutes. You can share your daily updates and assignments either to a specified group or publicly.
Visit : http://scholar.google.co.in/Google Scholar helps you finding scholarly articles around the world on any topic. You can find articles from around the world on diverse topics like physics, chemistry, nature, health, society etc. all available in variety of languages.
Visit : https://developers.google.com/This is another great source for webmasters and web developers. Google Developers makes it quite easier for any website holder to add more features and internationalization of website by providing wide variety of APIs and web applications that can be easily integrated on to your websites. You can get various E commerce services, Cloud services and many other Google services to increase your website's accessibility and productivity.
Visit : http://www.google.com/alertsGoogle Alerts is service for Google's registered users using which you can get email alerts on your subjects of interests. Add your favorite search keywords and Google will mail you latest updates and related search results directly to your mail. This way you can save your time and keep watch on latest updates for your matters of interest.
Google provides best in the world analytics service for free. There are many anaytics services around the world but Google provides it for free. You just have to paste a few lines of script provided by Google Analytics in your website code and Google will start tracking and collecting details of your website for free. You can analyze country wise user visits, repeated visits, unique visits, user engagement time and many more statistics all for free.
Visit : http://books.google.comGoogle Books is platform of thousands of E books. You can read books of almost every genre and on every topic. And if you want to purchase the books it will also provide you price list from different online stores. So you can compare prices and buy the book you like at most reasonable cost.
Google's Webmaster tools is easy to use set of tools for website owners. If you are owner of a website, you can add structured data markups which is quite important for SEO, you can add your products directly o google searches, you can tag your business locally, test your website for errors, search SEO friendly keywords, list external and internal links to your site and much more.
Visit : http://www.google.com/earthGoogle earth is world renowned for its 3D globe search. You can surf through virtual globe, find maps, and find other geographical information. Google shows you actual areal view of almost every region of earth from satellite's view and you can even sail through some streets of the world. This service also integrates Wikipedia and Panoramio. So you could find large information and local pictures of various places captured on time to time. Latest guiding feature shows you most famous places and natural wonders around the selected area. It is quite awesome to have the world at your fingertips. You can also virtually have glimpse into our galaxy!
Visit : Science Competitions
Google Organizes science and innovation competition every year since 2011. In this competition anybody with a great idea can participate. Most of the ideas are those applied for energy conservation and saving natural resources. Every year lots of prices are awarded to people with great ideas. Prices are awarded in categories like regions and age groups for best original innovative ideas and researches.