Google Query Leads To Infinite Loop, Like Recursion

Dec 28, 2018 - 7:44 am 3 by
Filed Under Google

Google Loop

Dejan noticed that if you search for [can't wow "banana"] - which is a very unusual query - it can lead you into an infinite loop if you click a specific pattern. This reminds me a bit of searching for [recursion] in Google, but in that case, it is on purpose.

He posted about this on Twitter - here is how it works. Search Google for [can't" wow "banana"]:

Step 1

Then click on the "t" where it says "Must include: ‎t."

Step 2

Then it takes you to a "did you mean":

Step 3

Click on the did you mean:

Step 4

And then you are taken back to step 1 above.

You can also try searching for [recursion] and clicking on did you mean. :P

Forum discussion at Twitter.


Popular Categories

The Pulse of the search community


Search Video Recaps

Google Spam Update, Volatility & Indexing Bug, AI Overviews, Google Maps Exploit, Ads, Applebot - YouTube
Video Details More Videos Subscribe to Videos

Most Recent Articles


Google Search Showing More Health Related AI Overviews

Jun 25, 2024 - 7:51 am

Google Credit Card Search Widget

Jun 25, 2024 - 7:41 am

Google Mobile Search Tests More Sitelink Variations

Jun 25, 2024 - 7:31 am
Google Search Engine Optimization

Google Sitemaps Docs Updated: Lasmod Date Should Be Last Significant Update

Jun 25, 2024 - 7:21 am
Google Ads

Google Automated Local Services Ads Lead Credits Coming

Jun 25, 2024 - 7:11 am
Search Forum Recap

Daily Search Forum Recap: June 24, 2024

Jun 24, 2024 - 10:00 am
Previous Story: Google Paris LEGO Eiffel Tower