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December 18, 2006

Top Searches on in 2006

Google's list of gaining searches in 2006 confirms Time Magazine's latest cover: "person of the year is.... you". Social networks, collaborative tools, video sharing sites or BitTorrent sites occupy most of the top spots (8/10).

1. Bebo [social network]
2. MySpace [social network]
3. World Cup [football]
4. Metacafe [online video]
5. Radioblog [web music player]
6. Wikipedia [collaborative encyclopedia]
7. Video
8. Rebelde [Mexican TV series]
9. Mininova [torrent site]
10. Wiki [tool for collaborative authoring, see #6]

Also see:
Microsoft and AOL's tops for 2006
Yahoo's list of top search queries top searches

{ Via Googling Google. }


  1. wow.. I never even heard about #1

  2. I was expecting orkut and britnry spears to be in top 10

  3. thanks for this listing..

    im looking for what people are searching for; to select what product are hot right now... ;)

  4. Interesting how wikipedia.. such a biased and opinionated site in where anyone can post.. is up here. Shows where the majority of societys information is coming from.