NEW YORK, NY – Google Trends is a tool provided by Google which allows you to review what words, phrases and terms are trending and measure their popularity based on what people are searching for on Google.com. Users can sort and review search history based on region, dates and time periods as well as view top lists within certain categories of content types.
Below is a list of what keyword and keyword phrases were trending for the past five years from 2017 to 2013. These are good indicators of what was happening in the world at the time and what people were highly interested in. The information that Google has at their disposal is incredible.
Top Google Searches (2017) [United States]
|Las Vegas shooting|
|Mayweather vs McGregor fight|
Top Google Searches (2016) [United States]
Top Google Searches (2015) [United States]
|Straight Outta Compton|
Top Google Searches (2014) [United States]
|ALS Ice Bucket Challenge|
Top Google Searches (2013) [United States]
|Boston Marathon Bombing|
Lists are based on search terms that had a high spike in traffic for the year as compared to the previous year.
About The Author: John Colascione is Chief Executive Officer of Searchen Networks Inc. and Internet Advertising Inc. He specializes in Website Monetization, authored a ‘how to’ book called ‘‘Mastering Your Website’, and is a key player in several Internet related businesses through his search engine strategy company Searchen Networks®