If there’s an iconic symbol on the Internet, it has to be the Google logo. The classic red, blue, yellow and green lettering is instantly recognizable and something that always makes me grin. Yet part of the reason the logo is so distinctive is because Google is so creative about altering it to celebrate different events, both popular and obscure.
I still remember sitting for at least half an hour playing with the Muppet logo Google created to celebrate Jim Henson’s 75th birthday. And beating the Google Dr. Who flash game that was released to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the series took up my entire morning just a few short weeks ago. Now, Google is redesigning its logo once again, and Canada’s children have a chance to be a part of it! [Read more…]