Google Origin of Google • Google began in January 1996, as a research project by Larry Page. • Google was created by two friends from Stanford University. • They wanted to find a search engine. • The company was founded on September 7th 1998 by Larry Page y Sergey Brin. • Although its main product is search engine company offers other services The evolution of the logo FINANCING • The first funding for Google as a company was secured in August 1998. • A google will contribute 100,000 U.S. dollars for its operation. • iGoogle personalized home page. • The company is listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the ticker symbol GOOG. GROWTH • Google activity has grown with the years and to expand. • Now interested in different markets such as radio. THE PUBLICATION • When you visit google you can find information in several languages, finding stock quotes, maps, pictures, etc. because the biggest companies in the world are worried about having a space in the browser. • Thousands of advertisers use our Google AdWords program to promote their products and services on the web with targeted advertising, and we believe AdWords is the largest program of its kind.