Google have released its annual ‘Year in Searches’ blog post, and 2016’s came with a heartwarming video.
The data gives an insight into what the collective online presence is seeking, highlighting the most searched phrases in 2016 – from the biggest global news, the most Googled people.
Many regard 2016 as a tumultuous year in which we lost many respected actors, musicians, artists and inspirations, but Google’s video seeks to highlight the fact that through all the heartbreak we saw this year, there is always love.
The most Googled phrases of 2016 are:
1. Pokemon Go
2. iPhone 7
3. Donald Trump
The biggest news stories are:
1. US Election
4. Orlando Shooting
The most searched-for people are:
1. Donald Trump
2. Hillary Clinton
3. Michael Phelps
4. Melania Trump
These are global searches, uunfortunately as it stands, there is no information on Malta’s views.