Google Reveals Year in Search for 2016

Posted on January 2, 2017

2016 Year in Search

2016 was a busy, long and disliked year. There were many things that happened in 2016 and some of them were bad. 2016 included the unusual U.S. presidential election and the deaths of many celebrities including Prince, David Bowie, Carrie Fisher and George Michaels.

Google's 2016 Year in Search reveals the top overall searches as well as top searches in news, people, tech, sports, movies, music and more. The top searches included Pokemon Go, iPhone 7, Donald Trump, Prince, Powerball, David Bowie, Deadpool, Olympics and Suicide Squad.

Donald Trump is one subject that is sure to continue to trend in 2017 since he will be the U.S. president. For another look at 2016, check out David Barry's recap called 2016 - What the ...?.

Here is Google's 2016 Year in Search video which offers hope for 2017. Take a look:



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