Google revealed the search trends in 2020


has announced the most searched terms, phrases and questions of the year. The most searched terms across the United States were “Coronavirus” and “election results.” As related terms, there were at least two questions: „How to make hand sanitizer ?” and „How to make a face mask with fabric ?” but „Were to buy toilet paper ?” too. Kobe Bryant was the No. 3 most searched topic overall throughout the year, NASCAR’s Ryan Newman ranked No. 1 among athletes. Newman survived a serious accident in which his car went airborne and flipped several times before landing in a fiery heap. President-elect Joe Biden ranked No. 1 among all people after defeating President . Vice President-elect Kamala Harris ranked third. Some searches pointed to events of the year, like „How to donate to Australian bushfires ?” or „How to donate to Blacl Lives Matter ?”


Among the figures that died this year, Kobe Bryant, Naya Rivera of “Glee” and Chadwick Boseman of “Black Panther”, all three of which unexpectedly passed under tragic circumstances, were searched the most. Other searches: „ baby,””best stocks to buy during coronavirus, ” „dating during coronavirus.” Widespread national lockdowns also drove a massive spike in search related to remote working and home schooling