Google has launched its annual list of top searches across the world. This list also includes overall searches and searches for different categories. The top queries signify routine questions as well as individuals and events which received major news coverage in 2018. Google specified that particular events made people search how to enhance their day to day lives.

For instance, the demise of well-known celebrities led to a surge of searches for “how to be a good role model.” In the same manner, after firefighters in Thailand rescued a soccer team from a cave, searches for ‘scuba diving lessons near me’ witnessed a rise of 110%. Some of the major highlights of top worldwide searches for this year are mentioned below-

Top Overall Searches – Global

  1. World Cup
  2. Avicii
  3. Mac Miller
  4. Stan Lee
  5. Black Panther

Top News Searches – Global

  1. World Cup
  2. Hurricane Florence
  3. Mega Millions Result
  4. Royal Wedding
  5. Election Results

Top People Searches – Global

  1. Meghan Markle
  2. Demi Lovato
  3. Sylvester Stallone
  4. Logan Paul
  5. Khloé Kardashian

Top Actors – Global

  1. Sylvester Stallone
  2. Logan Paul
  3. Pete Davidson
  4. Bill Cosby
  5. Noah Centineo

Top Athletes – Global

  1. Tristan Thompson
  2. Alexis Sanchez
  3. Lindsay Vonn
  4. Shaun White
  5. Khabib Nurmagomedov

Top Movies – Global

  1. Black Panther
  2. Deadpool 2
  3. Venom
  4. Avengers: Infinity War
  5. Bohemian Rhapsody

Ritu from PageTraffic is a qualified Google Ads Professional and Content Head at PageTraffic. She has been the spear head for many successful Search Marketing Campaigns and currently oversees Content Marketing operations of PageTraffic in India.