One Site to Instantise Popular Web Services

A few days ago Google unveiled an awesome new feature in Google Search – Google Instant.

Google Instant search enabled seeing results as-you-type and was ridiculously fast in displaying the results. It wowed everyone including yours truly.

Inspired by Google Instant, a lot of web developers started applying this to various services like YouTube, Flickr, Google Maps, Twitter, etc.

A resourceful programmer named Tom Denholm created a website called Instantise to house all the services that used this feature.


The site keeps adding new services and here is the current list

  • Google
  • Youtube
  • Google Maps
  • Google Images
  • Hacker News
  • Twitter
  • Techmeme
  • Reddit
  • iTunes
  • Flickr
  • RSS
  • YouTubeQuickplay
  • Babelplex
  • Arledia

It is so great to use so many of these popular services with instant results popping up. I have bookmarked Instantise and it is going to be a very hard habit to kick. You gotta love the credits in the site that reads

Created by Tam Denholm – Idea inspired stolen from Michael Hart who got inspired stole from Feross Aboukhadijeh who got inspired stole from Google.

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