10 amazing things your internet search data is used for

April 10, 2013



What you search for says a lot about you, but what many people search for says a lot more. Here are 10 ways search data is currently being used in fascinating ways from predicting the stock market, to monitoring Erectile Dysfunction awareness campaigns.

What did Google searchers think of the candidates?

November 7, 2012


Screen shot 2012-11-07 at 15.06.19

Google's predictive search, the day after the US presidential elections 2012, reveal some extreme views.

Posted in: Google suggest

7 Most Googled athletes of the 2012 Olympics

August 14, 2012


Screen shot 2012-08-14 at 21.21.06

This years Olympics have really captured the imagination of the UK public.  Millions of us went online before, after or even during events to find out more about those on our screens. So the question is, who were we searching for and what did we want to know?  The most popular personalities in order of […]

Posted in: Uncategorized

Summertime searches

June 16, 2012


Screen shot 2012-06-16 at 16.03.33

What do people search for in the summertime? Does it vary from nation to nation? Find out how to reveal the character of a country through what they search for...

Most searched new year’s resolutions

November 4, 2011



See the most popular new years resolutions in the UK and US from 2004 - 2011 according to Google

Why are cupcakes so popular?

October 4, 2011


Picture by Hello Naomi on Flickr

Watch how a trend sweeps the globe over the course of seven years using Google's insights for search tool

Tagged: ,

Spiders and Conkers

September 29, 2011



Digging into an old wives tale with the help of Google insights for search gives surprising results...


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 65 other followers