For a considerable period of time, sci-fi movies such as Star Trek portrayed voice interactions with machines. What was shown in reel life has become a reality today. These days Google Assistant, Siri and Alexa offer relevant answers to queries within seconds. Voice search has emerged as the new face of organic search. Using voice search you can not only search for something on the web but also check weather forecasts, get directions, check your emails, play music and set an alarm.
25% of the searches made on Windows 10 are voice searches. Based on a survey of over 2000 mobile phone users, it was found that 52.8% people use voice search while driving, 21.3% while doing some other activity and 7.5% while viewing TV. 52% people use it to search for sales, deals and promotions and 48% to search personalized tips and info. The SEOTribunal blog shares several interesting facts and statistics related to voice search.