Google’s Zeitgeist 2011 for India: The Topmost Search Keyword in 2011..was Facebook [Ouch!]

Google has published the much awaited Zeitgeist for 2011 and no surprises that fastest rising search keyword on Google (India) is…Facebook! The top rising search keywords of 2011 are –…

Google has published the much awaited Zeitgeist for 2011 and no surprises that fastest rising search keyword on Google (India) is…Facebook!

The top rising search keywords of 2011 are

– Facebook, lbps, Google+, World Cup 2011, Bodyguard, Ra.One, Anna Hazare, IPL 2011, Poonam Pandey and Ready.

Most Searched Keyword in 2011..
Most Searched Keyword in 2011..

Fastest Rising People were:

– Anna Hazare, Poonam Pandey, Steve Jobs, Anushka Sharma, Salman Khan, Justin Bieber, Kajal Agarwal, Katrina Kaif, Vijay Mallya and Aishwarya Rai.

Top Searches:

– Facebook, Youtube, Gmail, Yahoomail, Google, Yahoo, IRCTC, Rediffmail, Indian Railways and way2sms

Top 10 People:

– Katrina Kaif, Anna Hazare, Salman Khan, Poonam Pandey, Justin Bieber, Aishwarya Rai, Sachin Tendulkar, Kareena Kapoor, Steve Jobs and Priyanka Chopra

Top 10 Movies:

Bodyguard, Ra.One, Harry Potter, Delhi Belly, Singham, Ready, Mankantha, Transformers 3, Dookudu, Zindagi Na Mile Dobara

Top 10 News:

IPL 2011,  World Cup 2011, Cbse Result 2011, Diwali, Lokpal Bill, Japan Earthquake, Aadhar Card, Osama Bin Laden, Pakistan and F1.

Some of the interesting observations:

– Anna Hazare and Poonam Pandey are fighting for the top spot (fastest rising query). {What inference can you draw from this?}

– Google is super honest about Zeitgeist, otherwise the editorial team would have kicked off Facebook from its #1 search spot (without the world even knowing about it). So hats off to them.

– Congratulations to Way2SMS for making it to the top 10 searches. It’s the only Indian technology brand out there (assuming railways as a consumer brand).

Link: Zeitgeist 2011

Share your observations too. Meanwhile, watch this awesome video created by Google team

Also see: A Look at Yahoo India’s 2011 in Review [Gadget of the Year is Galaxy Tab]

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