Google year in search 2022: Google published its annual report « Year in research», which lists the main searches of 2022 around the world. The report highlights topics that generated interest and were frequently searched on Google this year.
Google shares search data at the end of the year so we can get an idea of what the rest of the online world is thinking. The list, published every year for different countries, reveals a significant change in search trends in India.
What was the trend in 2022? (Search trends related to cryptocurrencies)
According to the data, the search volume for “What is NFT” peaked at the beginning of the year and has gradually declined since. Nigeria, Singapore, Lebanon, USA and Ethiopia were the top 5 countries searching for this term. This suggests that developing countries, particularly those on the African continent, are increasingly interested in Web3.
Metaverse was also a buzzword this year as a large number of people were searching for “What is the metaverse”making it one of the top 10 most searched questions on “what is it”.
According to data shared by Google, search volume for “what is Metaverse” peaked early this year (January to February). Then it gradually decreased. Related topics like mixed reality have also generated huge search traffic.
The top countries searching for this term were the United Arab Emirates, Singapore, Nigeria, Pakistan and Lebanon.
After analyzing the data, you will notice that interest in Web3 technologies such as NFT, Metaverse, cryptocurrencies is still very low in many Central Asian and African countries.
According to the report, these were the top 10 most asked questions on “What is it” in India.
1) What is the Agneepath program
2) What is NATO
3) What is NFT
4) What is PFI
5) What is the square root of 4
6) What is surrogacy
7) What is solar eclipse
8) What is Article 370
9) What is the metaverse
10) What is myositis