Wednesday, 21 December 2016 01:07

2016 set an all-time high in search interest – Google

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Beyonce tops the list of Google breakout searches for 2016 for South Africa.

Google has released its ‘Year in Search’ for 2016 and, in capturing the year’s most searched for topics, the search engine found that the year marked “a new, all-time high in search interest”.

Google created a video of the top trending topics and ends on an inspirational note, saying: “Love is out there. Search on.”

The list of top searches can be seen here:

A screenshot from the Google Year in 2016 page. Picture: Google

A screenshot from the Google Year in 2016 page. Picture: Google

A screenshot from the Google Year in 2016 page. Picture: Google Year In Search

A list of the 2016 breakout searches by maximum search interest reveals that Donald Trump is the most searched for topic:

A screenshot of Google

A screenshot of Google’s breakout searches by maximum search interest. Picture: Google Year In Search

A list of the top breakout searches for South Africa reveals Beyonce at the top of the list:

A screenshot of Google

A screenshot of Google’s breakout searches by region. Picture: Google Year In Search

A screenshot of Google

A screenshot of Google’s breakout searches by region. Picture: Google Year In Search

Author : Citizen reporter

Source : http://citizen.co.za/news/news-national/1380265/2016-set-all-time-high-in-search-interest-google/

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