Dec 2, 2010 114 reads by Navneet Kaushal

As we draw to the end of another spectacular year, the Yahoo! Year In Review is here again to take us all on a retrospective ride. Most popular searches, events that took place, the FIFA World Cup, disasters that shook the world (Haiti earthquake), financial uprisings, obsessions, cheaters and victims, catchy lyrics, most asked questions and inspiring acts – top ten of all these are compiled in the Yahoo! Year In Review.


At number 1 of the list of the top 10 most queried online is the BP oil spill of April that threatened the southern shores of the United States followed by the FIFA 2010 World Cup that brought 32 nations together in South Africa and singer Miley Cyrus at number 2 and 3 respectively. Miley is at the top slot of the 10 most searched persons in Yahoo! The January 12 earthquake in Haiti is number 1 of the natural disasters list and the unemployment in the US topped the list of financial uprisings. The iPhone is the top of the 10 obsessions of 2010, next is Lindsay Lohan, tailed by iPad.

The Cheat Sheet list has two women Elin Nordegren (No. 1) and Rachel Uchitel, et al (No. 2) both associated with Tiger Woods, at the top two positions. Conan O Brien might not have done a top job at the "Tonight Show" but he did top the list of the 10 most ignominious exits. The new pop sensation Justin Beiber's song 'Baby' from his debut album "My World 2.0," is the most searched lyrics while 'How to tie a tie?', 'How to lose weight?' and 'How to kiss?' were the three most asked question online at number 1, 2 and 3 respectively in the top ten list. The top story of the last category of the year review, Inspiring Acts, is Abby's Lemonade – the story of how the young Chicago girl raised $551 by selling lemonade to buy boxes of crayons for pediatric patients.

Read up the interesting compendium which refreshes the whole year in a gist and brush up on all the remarkable stories and phenomena that occurred in the up till now. The Yahoo! Year In Review site will also be launched in 16 countries including Yahoo! en Espanol.

Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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