What, you thought Microsoft was the only one throwing out V-Day goodies? Playa, please.

Google has rolled out a lovey-dovey Easter egg (don’t get confused; they’re just holidays) just for Blogger sites today.

Visitors to any Blogger site will see two animations — either an explosion of hearts bursting with love or a broken heart falling to the bottom of the screen in dejection. The animations will appear on any Blogger site with Dynamic View templates enabled.


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The “broken heart” will only appear when you navigate backward, and the “heart-splosion” will happen anytime you navigate through or click on the page.

You’ll see the animations when you stay on a page without navigating for 1 minute and 43 seconds. Or, if you’re pressed for time, just enter the Konami code: (cursors) up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, (letters) b, a, then click your mouse for all the hearts you can handle.

Try it out at sites like SlowBizz or Mamanetbebe.

The company also published a new Google Doodle for today, featuring artwork from Michael Lipman of Happy Tree Friends and a short (but, for some, controversial) clip showing a male couple in tuxedos. Not too surprising from the forward-thinking company that is home to the Gayglers and that famously provides robust benefits for same-sex partners of Google employees.


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