Yahoo Buzz has came up with a nice report of the Top 10 Searches of this year – 2008.
Olympian highs and politics as unusual, to celebrity hopefuls and market meltdowns: Through millions of searches and thousands of stories each day, people sought to make sense of the world around them. Take a look back at what captivated our imagination and fueled our passions in 2008, a very historic year indeed.
So here is the Top 10 Searches for 2008 in Yahoo:
- Britney Spears
- Barack Obama
- Miley Cyrus
- Jessica Alba
- Lindsay Lohan
- Angelina Jolie
- American Idol
To come up with the Yahoo! Year in Review, Yahoo editors analyze different search queries based upon many factors such absolute volume and growth versus previous periods, to figure out which themes and trends bubble to the surface. The Yahoo! Year in Review for top searches were based on absolute volume and growth versus previous periods on search queries.