As Indians, we are generally curious people. We like being updated with the current affairs. For any purpose whatsoever. Be it showing off at a kitty party or impressing your boss, we are always having information in our hands.
Google is our weapon of choice to gather all the information we possess. Like every year, Google has released the “Annual Trends Data” this year. Results are, well, surprising.
The teen sensation from Kerala, Priya Varrier, who winked her way into Indian hearts, was the most searched personality in 2018. Rajnikant & Akshay Kumar starrer “2.0” was the most searched film.
Football triumphed over cricket and Bollywood this year. FIFA World Cup 2018 was the most searched query and most Googled in sports and news category as well.
This year people’s search histories were full of high-profile weddings. ‘Priyanka Chopra Nick Jonas Wedding,’ ‘Deepika Padukone wedding’ and ‘Sonam Kapoor marriage’ were in the top 10 trending news of 2018, along with the Statue of Unity, Bitcoin price, Budget 2018, and Section 377 topping it the“What is” list.
The top 3 “How to” queries:
So what did you Google the most this year?
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