Monday, January 4, 2010

Google appearance trick


A  Google appearance trick to show how to change Title with your name

Sometimes you may need to impress your friends with your name appearing on the main screen. This can only be done temporarily as once you clicked the search button it will go back to default Google.
Previously it used to be www.pimpmysearcher.com, but due to trademark issues pimp my search is closed for ever.  But still if you want a custom home page you can make it via shinysearch.com
It comes with different styles all you need is to type in your name or word you wanted your search screen to appear as..
Now if you want to make it as your home page, you can still do it...
FireFox Users:
  1. Copy the below website address
    http://www.shinysearch.com/myhome.php?style=lion&ltext=
  2. Click the "Tools" menu in the top & then click on "Options..."
  3. Click on the "Main" image on the top left
  4. Delete the contents in the "Home page" field, then paste the copied website address
    Click Ok.
Safari Users:
  1. Copy the below website address
    http://www.shinysearch.com/myhome.php?style=lion&ltext=
  2. In the top menu, Click "Safari" & then find and choose "Preferences...".
  3. When the preferences page loads, click on the "General" icon.
  4. Delete the contents in the "Home page" field, then paste the copied website address
    Close the preferences page
Chrome Users:
  1. Copy the below website address
    http://www.shinysearch.com/myhome.php?style=lion&ltext=Brainfold
  2. Click the Wrench looking icon in the top right corner & then Click "Options"
  3. In the Homepage Section on the middle, Select the "Open this page:" option and then paste the copied website address
    Click the Close button.
Internet Explorer Users
1.  Open up the Internet Explorer program.
2.  From the "Tools" menu at the top of the screen, choose "Internet Options...".
3.  Find and choose the "General" tab.
4.  Delete the contents in the  "Address" field, then copy/paste
http://www.shinysearch.com/myhome.php?style=lion&ltext=Brainfold
Click the OK button.
Hope you enjoyed 4googles, different google and ways to have your name as search engine name.. Comment if you got any more ideas