How Google Search Works – Trillions of Questions, No Easy Answers: A Home Video by Google

How Google Search Works at a High Level

I’m sharing this video for anyone interested in how Google Search works from a 20,000 foot view.

This video details,how we go from typing a search in the search box in your browser to the actual operations side of how to store, index and retrieve the most relevant information, in some cases, near real-time. This is what has made Google the giant they are today.

Video: Trillions of Questions, No Easy Answers

I sincerely hope, that this information has helped you on your journey to better understand the internet and more specifically, how Google Search works.

Cyber Abyss

Author: Rick Cable / AKA Cyber Abyss

Veteran, Coder, Hacker and Founder of in 1997. Currently a senior full-stack software developer supporting multiple teams and products at a large healthcare organization.