Google Trends Reveals The Most Popular Searches In 2014

16/12/2014 6:27 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:24 AM IST
NEW! HIGHLIGHT AND SHARE
Highlight text to share via Facebook and Twitter
Vince Bucci/Invision/AP
Robin Williams seen on screen during an In Memoriam tribute at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision for the Television Academy/AP Images)

As is tradition at the end of every year, Google has released a top 10 list of the most searched topics, a global and country-wise list of the top trending searches.

Robin Williams was the most searched topic globally, the Football World Cup, Ebola, ISIS, and Flappy Bird made it to the top 10 trending searches. In India, the most searched topic was IRCTC, followed by Flipkart, the 2014 Elections and FIFA World Cup were the top trending searches. Sunny Leone got more searches than Narendra Modi, and Ragini MMS 2 was the top trending movie in India this year.

Salman Khan was the most searched Bollywood actor, while Katrina Kaif was the most searched Bollywood actress. The Moto G was the most searched tech device this year, the entire top 10 list consisted of smartphones.

Most Searched

  1. IRCTC
  2. Flipkart
  3. SBI Online
  4. Snapdeal
  5. PNR Status
  6. HDFC Netbanking
  7. Cricbuzz
  8. Google Translate
  9. Times Of India
  10. Amazon

Trending Searches

  1. Elections 2014
  2. FIFA 2014
  3. iPhone 6
  4. GATE 2015
  5. Narendra Modi
  6. IPL 2014
  7. Ragini MMS 2
  8. Kick
  9. Jai Ho
  10. Happy New Year

Most Searched People

  1. Sunny Leone
  2. Narendra Modi
  3. Salman Khan
  4. Katrina Kaif
  5. Deepika Padukone
  6. Alia Bhatt
  7. Priyanka Chopra
  8. Shah Rukh Khan
  9. Poonam Pandey
  10. Virat Kohli

Trending Movies

  1. Ragini MMS 2
  2. Kick
  3. Jai Ho
  4. Happy New Year
  5. Bang Bang
  6. Heropanti
  7. Main Tera Hero
  8. 2 States
  9. Ek VIllain
  10. Singham Returns

Google Trends - Bollywood Actor (Male)

  1. Salman Khan
  2. Shah Rukh Khan
  3. Akshay Kumar
  4. Ranbir Kapoor
  5. Shahid Kapoor
  6. Amitabh Bachchan
  7. Varun Dhawan
  8. Ranveer Singh
  9. Fawad Khan
  10. Emraan Hashmi

Google Trends - Bollywood Actor (Female)

  1. Katrina Kaif
  2. Deepika Padukone
  3. Alia Bhatt
  4. Priyanka Chopra
  5. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
  6. Kareena Kapoor Khan
  7. Anushka Sharma
  8. Shradha Kapoor
  9. Sonakshi Sinha
  10. Sonam Kapoor

Google Trends - Tech Devices

  1. Moto G
  2. iPhone 6
  3. Samsung Galaxy S5
  4. Moto E
  5. Nokia X
  6. Nokia XL
  7. Xiaomi Mi 3
  8. Samsung Galaxy Grand
  9. Moto X
  10. iPhone 5S

Top global trending searches for 2014

  1. Robin Williams
  2. World Cup
  3. Ebola
  4. Malaysia Airlines
  5. ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
  6. Flappy Bird
  7. Conchita Wurst
  8. ISIS
  9. Frozen
  10. Sochi Olympics

More On This Topic