April Fools' Day On The Web


You are viewing jokes from 2008. See the 2012 list of jokes as well!

2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004

AprilFoolsDayOnTheWeb.com brings you the most complete listing of April Fools' Day Jokes that Web Sites have run each year from 2004 all the way up to today. Make sure you check out the full list on the (many) pages below, and if you have a site that is not already listed, please add it.
Bookmark this site so you don't get fooled online this year! Enjoy!
Media Inquiries

Get Updates Via Twitter: Follow @AprFoolsDay
\"Twitter

April Fools' Day on Facebook


See jokes: 1-100 :: 101-200 :: 201-300 :: 301-400 :: 401-500 :: 501-600 :: 601-700 :: 701-800 :: 801-875

Newest Additions Displayed First
2008 Jokes
# Rate ThumbSite Joke
701
surfthechannel.com image

-4

Down Vote
surfthechannel.com imagesurfthechannel.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:52
Indiana Jones Screener Leaked
702
bigbluecup.com image

0

Down Vote
bigbluecup.com imagebigbluecup.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:52
Site is Microsoft-ized and Adventure Game Studio becomes part of Microsoft's XNA suite. Explanatory forum post at http://new.bigbluecup.com/yabb/index.php?topic=34139.0
703
blackmesasource.com image

2

Down Vote
blackmesasource.com imageblackmesasource.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:46
Bought by EA, TF2 engine, 'pay per chapter', pre-release.
704
court-records.net image

-3

Down Vote
court-records.net imagecourt-records.net
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:45
Removal of everything related to Phoenix Wright from the website.
705
tigsource.com image

-1

Down Vote
tigsource.com imagetigsource.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:43
Site bought by Electronic Arts.
706
wiidspodcast.livejournal.com image

0

Down Vote
wiidspodcast.livejournal.com imagewiidspodcast.livejournal.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:43
Kirby announced for Wii
707
onlinedating.typepad.com image

-10

Down Vote
onlinedating.typepad.com imageonlinedating.typepad.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:34
eHarmony Founder Finds Love on Match.com
708
deviantart.com image

4

Down Vote
deviantart.com imagedeviantart.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:33
Everybody's avatar is a picture of the Pok?mon 'Mudkip'
709
theapplelounge.com image

-1

Down Vote
theapplelounge.com imagetheapplelounge.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:31
Apple iPhone arrives in Italy with Vodafone
710
worldofwarcraft.com image

19

Down Vote
worldofwarcraft.com imageworldofwarcraft.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:31
New Blizzard Console Game: Molten Core
711
blizzard.com image

9

Down Vote
blizzard.com imageblizzard.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:29
Announcing New Diablo Pinata
712
sitcomsonline.com image

0

Down Vote
sitcomsonline.com imagesitcomsonline.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:23
Someone has shot the site's mascot TV
713
rlstv.com image

2

Down Vote
rlstv.com imagerlstv.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:20
starcraft the movie
714
au.lifestyle.yahoo.com image

1

Down Vote
au.lifestyle.yahoo.com imageau.lifestyle.yahoo.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:19
Seven Network Sunrise (TV program) had all of the hosts swapping positions (e.g: female host doing news).
715
mahjongcraving.com image

-2

Down Vote
mahjongcraving.com imagemahjongcraving.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:19
Playing tiles are all the same
716
solitairecraving.com image

-3

Down Vote
solitairecraving.com imagesolitairecraving.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:18
Playing cards are mirrors
717
crazydrumguy.com image

-2

Down Vote
crazydrumguy.com imagecrazydrumguy.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:18
Liberal blogger CrazyDrumGuy 'switched' the Republican party and posted ultra right-wing blog posts.
718
interactive.mugglenet.com image

-1

Down Vote
interactive.mugglenet.com imageinteractive.mugglenet.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:18
changed the themes for many parts of the forum, altered the names of the Staff Ranks, added new word filters and changed some of the smileys as a combined April Fool's joke and a birthday present for the Head Administrator for the website.
719
destructoid.com image

-1

Down Vote
destructoid.com imagedestructoid.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:16
Destructoid has become 'FoxToid', parodying the style of journelisum of Fox News, that constaly blames video games for every little thing, complete with the mantra 'We Blame, you agree'
720
maddox.xmission.com image

-2

Down Vote
maddox.xmission.com imagemaddox.xmission.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:10
Thew news is updated to say 'What?'
721
emobucket.com image

-1

Down Vote
emobucket.com imageemobucket.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:08
A popular emo site becomes a site for preppy people
722
uknova.com image

1

Down Vote
uknova.com imageuknova.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:03
reverts to page design 1.0, citing 'some server issues'
723
ddo.com image

1

Down Vote
ddo.com imageddo.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:02
Dungeon & Dragons Online announced the next module would introduce the ability to pimp your Warforged
724
vgmusic.com image

0

Down Vote
vgmusic.com imagevgmusic.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:02
Website changed to low-quality website with GIF animations and background music. If on the regular website and you try to select a song, it will redirect to another one.
725
dmoz.org image

1

Down Vote
dmoz.org imagedmoz.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 03:00
The Open Directory Project promoted its German language directory to the main page.
726
furcadia.com image

1

Down Vote
furcadia.com imagefurcadia.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:59
changed their in-game avatars to flying toasters and rendered all the text in the game into variations of leetspeak.
Get Updates Via Twitter: Follow @AprFoolsDay
727
bungie.net image

1

Down Vote
bungie.net imagebungie.net
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:58
displayed an image of Mister Chief (a badly drawn version of Master Chief) on the background of the online players map on their Bungie Online page
728
thebookofbiff.com image

1

Down Vote
thebookofbiff.com imagethebookofbiff.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:54
The main character is given normal facial features.
729
little-gamers.com image

0

Down Vote
little-gamers.com imagelittle-gamers.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:42
MPAA takedown notice
730
okgamers.com image

1

Down Vote
okgamers.com imageokgamers.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:40
Oklahoma Gamer site converts to Big Game Hunting, with owner's rant against gamers to complete the package!
731
ro89.com image

1

Down Vote
ro89.com imagero89.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:35
[NSFW] Google has acquired ro89.com
732
the-leaky-cauldron.org image

1

Down Vote
the-leaky-cauldron.org imagethe-leaky-cauldron.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:28
The Leaky Cauldron has a new editor - Sybill Trelawny. There is another article on the sight about how she has 'seen'
733
independent.co.uk image

1

Down Vote
independent.co.uk imageindependent.co.uk
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:24
Ramsay vows to forswear bad language after he gets the brush-off from Australia
734
mugglenet.com image

-1

Down Vote
mugglenet.com imagemugglenet.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:14
J.K. Rowling gives Mugglenet a preview of her upcoming encyclopedia.
735
gripon.com image

-2

Down Vote
gripon.com imagegripon.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:13
New Thermal Barcode Label Printer
736
hrwiki.org image

0

Down Vote
hrwiki.org imagehrwiki.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:09
Word orders are rearranged sitewide.
737
isuer.com image

-3

Down Vote
isuer.com imageisuer.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 02:03
Senator Larry Craig Appointed New ISU President
738
w00t.com image

15

Down Vote
w00t.com imagew00t.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:59
holding a woot-off, but every item for sale is exactly the same.
739
smashboards.com image

3

Down Vote
smashboards.com imagesmashboards.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:58
Smash World Forums introduced an auto-mod swapping Smash Brothers character names with humorous alternates in all posts.
740
enews.mnews.com.au image

-1

Down Vote
enews.mnews.com.au imageenews.mnews.com.au
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:57
Motorsport eNews published a story that stated V8 Supercar racing driver Will Davison was to drive in the 2008 Indianapolis 500 and thereafter race in the IndyCar Series
741
morganhillweather.com image

-1

Down Vote
morganhillweather.com imagemorganhillweather.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:50
Morgan Hill Weather Provides 'Pilot's-Eye' ILS for South County Airport
742
boards.1up.com image

1

Down Vote
boards.1up.com imageboards.1up.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:47
The games board on 1up.com has been Hannah-fied!
743
ibnlive.com image

0

Down Vote
ibnlive.com imageibnlive.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:46
CNN-IBN claimed that Rakhi Sawant had assaulted one of their reporters.
744
nightwish.com image

4

Down Vote
nightwish.com imagenightwish.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:45
Nightwish's home page says the band is going green, adopting new energy-saving measures
745
news.livejournal.com image

1

Down Vote
news.livejournal.com imagenews.livejournal.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:44
announced that they would be adding a new member to their Advisory Board, linking members to the journal rickastley, which contains a Rickroll
746
linuxjournal.com image

-1

Down Vote
linuxjournal.com imagelinuxjournal.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:44
renamed 'BeOS Journal'
747
improveverywhere.com image

5

Down Vote
improveverywhere.com imageimproveverywhere.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:43
changed their site design claiming to have spent $4000 on it. The new design mocks websites of the 90's by including a background midi and 'underconstruction' images
748
i-mockery.com image

1

Down Vote
i-mockery.com imagei-mockery.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:43
hanged their homepage a fake beta test for their upcoming PickleMan flash game. When the game is started, it goes through some fake glitch screens and then loads a fully functional, modified version of E.T. for the Atari 2600 system and features their PickleMan character.
749
joblo.com image

-1

Down Vote
joblo.com imagejoblo.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:42
fake news exclusive that Jake Gyllenhaal was the new Spider-Man in a 2010 film.
750
apod.nasa.gov image

0

Down Vote
apod.nasa.gov imageapod.nasa.gov
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:41
Picture of New Space Station Robot, asks to be called 'Dextre the Magnificent'
751
ati.amd.com image

-3

Down Vote
ati.amd.com imageati.amd.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:39
The release of Mobility Radeon HD 3850 X2 and Mobility Radeon HD 3870 X2
752
jetcareers.com image

1

Down Vote
jetcareers.com imagejetcareers.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:37
Banner ad changes including 'Find your sugarmomma', 'guaranteed interview = zero to hero', 'Forehead mountable sunglasses' and others (they're GREAT!)
753
ryanestrada.com image

-1

Down Vote
ryanestrada.com imageryanestrada.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:36
ryanestrada.com has becompicturesforsadchildrene .com
754
beyondunreal.com image

38

Down Vote
beyondunreal.com imagebeyondunreal.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:35
If the web was on a console system.
755
mail.google.com image

237

Down Vote
mail.google.com imagemail.google.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:34
Gmail Custom time
756
google.com image

131

Down Vote
google.com imagegoogle.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:28
Vir-gle is a fake project between Google and Virgin Media to go to Mars
757
thinkgeek.com image

1

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:26
Fake Thinkgeek Product: ZapCam - YouTube Tazer
758
thinkgeek.com image

2

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:26
Fake Thinkgeek Product: Defendius Labyrinth Security Lock
759
thinkgeek.com image

12

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:26
Fake Thinkgeek Product: PTeq - USB Pregnancy Test
760
mobilegazette.com image

-1

Down Vote
mobilegazette.com imagemobilegazette.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:26
Intrusive contexrt-sensitive spoken ads are on the way to your mobile phone.
761
thinkgeek.com image

77

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:26
Fake Thinkgeek Product: Betamax to HD-DVD Converter
762
changedagain.com image

-1

Down Vote
changedagain.com imagechangedagain.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:26
Top News Story 'Change for a Dollar?'
763
thinkgeek.com image

-2

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:25
Spazztroids - Caffeinated Breakfast Cereal
764
thinkgeek.com image

2

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:25
Fake Thinkgeek Product: Super Pii Pii Brothers
765
thinkgeek.com image

2

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:24
Fake Thinkgeek Product: Personal Soundtrack T-Shirt
766
forums.enturbulation.org image

1

Down Vote
forums.enturbulation.org imageforums.enturbulation.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:24
Enturbulation (an anti-scientology group) certainly wouldn't be saying that they 'now believe Scientology isn't all that bad'
767
711chan.org image

0

Down Vote
711chan.org image711chan.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:20
The site redirects the news page to Gaia Online.
768
greenleegazette.blogspot.com image

1

Down Vote
greenleegazette.blogspot.com imagegreenleegazette.blogspot.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:19
Dick Cheney stepping down, McCain in as VP
769
furfags.com image

1

Down Vote
furfags.com imagefurfags.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:19
The website appears to be hacked by Furtopia, another furry website in retaliation after being hacked themselves.
770
planetbattlefield.gamespy.com image

4

Down Vote
planetbattlefield.gamespy.com imageplanetbattlefield.gamespy.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:14
Banner changed to teletubbies with helmets and guns.
771
ytmnd.com image

7

Down Vote
ytmnd.com imageytmnd.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:12
Website is shutting down
772
wowwiki.com image

-1

Down Vote
wowwiki.com imagewowwiki.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:11
Wiki for World of Warcraft frontage replaced by competing MMO Guild Wars' Wiki
773
wowhead.com image

0

Down Vote
wowhead.com imagewowhead.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:10
The front page resembles defunct World of Warcraft Database site Thottbot
774
mygametab.com image

-2

Down Vote
mygametab.com imagemygametab.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:08
Permanently Shut down - Gay Knights added in-game
775
teenforum.tv image

-1

Down Vote
teenforum.tv imageteenforum.tv
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:08
Ugly Dr Phil Forum skin made using Paint
776
thepiratebay.org image

8

Down Vote
thepiratebay.org imagethepiratebay.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 01:03
The Pirate Bay servers move to Egypt
777
au.gamespot.com image

-2

Down Vote
au.gamespot.com imageau.gamespot.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:57
Many joke articles, headings, new games... Rock Band PSP, Zork HD PS3, more... 'Did you fall for it' Today's Poll.
778
gannsdeen.com image

-1

Down Vote
gannsdeen.com imagegannsdeen.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:56
Website owner had gastric bypass surgery
779
ebaumsworld.com image

2

Down Vote
ebaumsworld.com imageebaumsworld.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:55
Access to administration panel where you can change settings. You can even shut ebaumsworld.com down.
780
chrisrankin.com image

2

Down Vote
chrisrankin.com imagechrisrankin.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:52
Many, many rickrolls
781
latte.blogs.com image

0

Down Vote
latte.blogs.com imagelatte.blogs.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:51
http://docs.google.com/Doc?id=ajd75ph8xd29_92fpngrxcm
782
pilkipedia.co.uk image

3

Down Vote
pilkipedia.co.uk imagepilkipedia.co.uk
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:39
British comedian Ricky Gervais to play Churchill in a new biopic
783
gamefaqs.com image

2

Down Vote
gamefaqs.com imagegamefaqs.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:37
Rick Roll Poll of the Day
784
thinkgeek.com image

2

Down Vote
thinkgeek.com imagethinkgeek.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:34
The 'Shrinter', printing directly to a shredder.
785
tasvideos.org image

0

Down Vote
tasvideos.org imagetasvideos.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:29
The page has been redesigned to be accessible to the blind...however, the entire point of the website is to distribute video game speedrun videos.
786
fark.com image

0

Down Vote
fark.com imagefark.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:28
taken over by guinea pigs (pops up randomly) image here
787
qwantz.com image

8

Down Vote
qwantz.com imageqwantz.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:24
3/3 web comics switch: redirected to xkcd.com
788
questionablecontent.net image

3

Down Vote
questionablecontent.net imagequestionablecontent.net
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:24
2/3 web comics switch: redirected to qwantz.com
789
xkcd.com image

65

Down Vote
xkcd.com imagexkcd.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:24
1/3 web comics switch: redirected to questionablecontent.net
790
kingdomofloathing.com image

3

Down Vote
kingdomofloathing.com imagekingdomofloathing.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:23
The Kingdom of Loathing becomes the Kingdom of Salad - all character, adventure and item graphics are replaced with pictures of bowls of salad. Also, the legendary, rarely-appearing Spectral Pickle Factory appears as the Spectral Salad Factory.
791
collegehumor.com image

17

Down Vote
collegehumor.com imagecollegehumor.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:20
displayed a fake Myspace page of a girl name Crystal on its domain. The page changes within seconds.
792
thegeekhouse.com image

2

Down Vote
thegeekhouse.com imagethegeekhouse.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:17
You got Rick Rolled!
793
moonvertising.com image

0

Down Vote
moonvertising.com imagemoonvertising.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:16
Site claims rolling rock will be advertising on the moon
794
bt-chat.com image

0

Down Vote
bt-chat.com imagebt-chat.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:13
Site appears to be Bluetooth Chat program site instead of torrent site, common misconception.
795
sharpened.net image

-3

Down Vote
sharpened.net imagesharpened.net
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:13
A complete invasion of privacy.
796
en.wikipedia.org image

0

Down Vote
en.wikipedia.org imageen.wikipedia.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:03
Funny 'On this day...' items on Wikipedia homepage
797
yehey.com image

0

Down Vote
yehey.com imageyehey.com
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:01
announced its merger with search engine giant, Yahoo for the entire day.
798
uncyclopedia.org image

-1

Down Vote
uncyclopedia.org imageuncyclopedia.org
Submited: 2008-04-01 00:00
Uncyclopedia presented its own main page as the featured article for the day.
799
techcrunch.com image

0

Down Vote
techcrunch.com imagetechcrunch.com
Submited: 2008-03-31 23:59
TechCrunch announces that they are suing Facebook for $25 million in statutory damages.
800
mininova.org image

0

Down Vote
mininova.org imagemininova.org
Submited: 2008-03-31 23:57
lost season 4 episode 9 will air in 24 days (really vh1 flavored love)
Newest Additions Displayed First

See jokes: 1-100 :: 101-200 :: 201-300 :: 301-400 :: 401-500 :: 501-600 :: 601-700 :: 701-800 :: 801-875







Get Updates Via Twitter: Follow @AprFoolsDay



April Fools' Day on Facebook

2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004

Created by Urgo
Media Inquiries
Page last generated: Sat, 18 Aug 2018 20:35:02 -0400

Check your YouTube Stats