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Top Searches in Google, Bing and Yahoo for 2010
Sunday, December 12, 2010
There was a lot of change in the Search world in 2010. Google rolled out a major infrastructure change, MayDay algorithm update and drastic changes to their search results page. Yahoo results became replaced with Bing Search and Bing continues to grow their relationship with Facebook.

So have all of these changes affected how or what people search for? Well you be the judge. Here is a look at what people were searching for in 2009 from our post for last year.  Let's compare it with what people were searching for in 2010.

What People Searched for in 2010

Google - here's a look at what people were searching for in Google in 2010.

Fastest Rising
  1. chatroulette
  2. ipad
  3. justin bieber
  4. nicki minaj
  5. friv
  6. myxer
  7. katy perry
  8. twitter
  9. gamezer
  10. facebook
Fastest Falling

   1. swine flu
   2. wamu
   3. new moon
   4. mininova
   5. susan boyle
   6. slumdog millionaire
   7. circuit city
   8. myspace layouts
   9. michael jackson
  10. national city bank

Fastest Rising in Sports

   1. mundial 2010
   2. olympics
   3. espn3
   4. fifa 11
   5. randy moss
   6. miami heat
   7. mourinho
   8. wayne rooney
   9. cricket live score
  10. david villa

In the News

   1. haiti
   2. besiktas
   3. chile
   4. earthquake
   5. lady gaga
   6. iphone 4
   7. jörg kachelmann
   8. menowin fröhlich
   9. mobile technology
  10. oil spill

More top searches in Google for 2010.

Bing - here is what was being search for in Bing during 2010.

Most popular overall 2010 searches on Bing:

   1. Kim Kardashian
   2. Sandra Bullock
   3. Tiger Woods
   4. Lady Gaga
   5. Barack Obama
   6. Hairstyles
   7. Kate Gosselin
   8. Walmart
   9. Justin Bieber
  10. Free

Most popular people searched in 2010 on Bing:

   1. Kim Kardashian
   2. Sandra Bullock,
   3. Tiger Woods,
   4. Lady Gaga
   5. Barack Obama
   6. Kate Gosselin
   7. Justin Bieber
   8. Jesse James
   9. Lindsay Lohan
  10. Jennifer Aniston
  11. Michael Jackson

Bing's top Search Results 2010.

Yahoo - Yahoo, while in August had their search results replaced by Bing results also published their top searches for 2010.

Top Searches on Yahoo! in 2010

   1. BP oil spill
   2. World Cup
   3. Miley Cyrus
   4. Kim Kardashian
   5. Lady Gaga
   6. iPhone
   7. Megan Fox
   8. Justin Bieber
   9. American Idol
10.  Britney Spears

Top Searched Obsessions on Yahoo! in 2010

   1. iPhone 4
   2. Lindsay Lohan
   3. iPad
   4. Glee
   5. Jersey Shore
   6. Facebook
   7. Bedbugs
   8. Tea Party
   9. Silly Bandz
10.  The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (series)

Top Searched Questions on Yahoo! in 2010

   1. How to tie a tie
   2. How to lose weight
   3. How to kiss
   4. How to write a resume
   5. What’s the world’s only immortal animal
   6. Which city has the best tap water
   7. Which natural disaster shortened earth’s days
   8. What is love
   9. What causes lightning
  10. How to boil an egg

View more from Yahoo's top searches in 2010.

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