These searches appeared in at least two of the yearly end of the year search statistic compilations, and represent the sum total of millions of searches , And Our Survey starts with…
Facebook is a social networking site used to connect with friends, family, and work colleagues, create events, share photos, and more. It’s one of the most highly trafficked sites on the entire Web.
The largest Chinese language search engine in China. More people use Baidu to search for content than any other site on the Chinese mainland.
3. World Cup
World Cup is an international men’s soccer championship that happens in every four years. Millions of fans all over the world search for World Cup information on a variety of search engines and sites.
Wikipedia is around since 2001, it is a free encyclopedia of a staggering array of information. Anyone can edit Wikipedia; it is an open project that requires on the Web community to flourish.
5. Britney Spears
The pop star, who made her debut in 1998 with “Hit Me Baby One More Time”, is a perennial favorite of many.
6. Harry Potter
The boy wizard has captured the hearts of millions of fans all over the world since the beginning and we can clearly see it here.
Latin American singing sensation Shakira has been on several yearly search lists. She is probably best known for her hit singles “Whenever Wherever” and “Hips Don’t Lie”.
iPhone debuted to the public fairly late in the decade (2007), still managed to dominate Web searches.
9. Lord of the Rings
The Lord of the Rings trilogy: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King, were made into three movies that dominated movie Web searches this decade.