Here's something fun for a Saturday morning. It's not remotely related to video, and only barely related to search, but it's definitely cool and fun. And heck... it's a Saturday... let's let our hair down a little. Since many of us spend a lot of time on Google's search engine doing searches and testing, I'm betting a lot of you will enjoy Google's latest search-related Easter egg: snow.

The Google Let It Snow Easter Egg

Here's all you need to do: go to, type "Let it snow," and sit back and enjoy the show. What show? Why, the snow, of course.  Here's what things look like as the snow begins falling:

Then, a few moments later, after more snowfall, it looks like this:

The page fills up with snow pretty quickly, and eventually begins to block the search results and the information on the page. No worries, though... you're a seasoned veteran of winter fun... just write your name in the snow (I wrote "ReelSEO" but it's not easy to make out in this image):

Pretty cool, eh? You have to love how Google keeps doing these little Easter eggs (like the barrel roll) that allow us to pause and have a little fun in the midst of our work.

I promise we'll have some actual video-related content today as well, but I thought this was a nugget of fun worth sharing. Now go play in the snow.

UPDATE: As commenters have noted, this works in Chrome and Firefox, but not Internet Explorer. Sorry for any confusion.

  • Jelena Catarina Stojkovic Filipe

    como se faz?

  • Caitlyn Molly West

    works for me x.

  • Grace Cee

    Too cool hehehe.

  • Francine Colao

    Way cool

  • Jyotsna Kaushik

    good 1

  • Karin Gates

    If you do this in Internet Explorer then you have to view it in Compatibility View (Tools -> Compatibility View Settings).

  • Giavanna Ramos

    It doesn't wrk.

  • Marrissa Ennis

    doesn't work at all.... lame as hell.

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  • Kerry Bennett

    worked fore me with Firefox.

  • Ifrah Waqar

    - Sweet Stuff!

  • Shailesh Gavathe

    Use Chrome or Firefox for this. Didn't work for me in IE, which is expected as usual...

    • Sani Ahmed

      worked for me

  • Solomon Sam

    works in chrome.

  • Melissa Huse Klebs

    didn't work for me either.

  • M Marc Mags

    Yeah...didn't work for me either.

  • X Chloe Victoria Rolls X

    it don't work.

  • Debbie Davidian Rouser

    Love this

  • κατασκευή ιστοσελίδων – PCNW

    Very cool script! Is this available for use in our websites ?