As I was driving through downtown Athens, Georgia, I heard a commercial on the radio that was telling the us, the listeners, about their product and then to go visit them on MySpace! When I heard that, I immediately asked myself the question: When was the last time I logged into MySpace? And to be […]
U.S. Not In Top 1o In all my wildest dreams, I would have never believed that the United States would not be in the top 10 countries for search the word “Facebook”. But to my utmost shock and awe, the U.S. is indeed NOT in the top 10 list of countries!
Twitter vs. Facebook in Search Volume I’ve never thought to do this before, but I was sitting here wondering who gets more searches – Twitter or Facebook. Or to ask it another way – who is searched for more – Twitter or Facebook? And then it occurred to me, like a bolt of lighting striking […]
Inglorious Basterds first of all is getting great reviews on Twitter (see below for tweet reviews). Second, Inglorious is actually spelled wrong – the correct spelling is Inglourious Basterds. However, Google Trends has the keyword phrases “Inglorious Basterds” as the trending search term. So even though people are spelling it wrong, it’s being typed in […]
Has there even been a time in history when the same event has been at the same ranking number on both Google Trends and Twitter Trends? “Hurricane Bill Tracking” is #6 on Google Trends and “hurricane bill” is currently #6 on Twitter Trends. Just to clarify, the time now is 8:20pm EST on Saturday, August […]
Is Facebook Lite really about bringing Facebook to remote parts of the world by providing a fast, trimmed down platform? Obviously, there’s a lot of buzz on the web right now around Facebook Lite! In fact, it’s currently the #1 term on Google Trends, and it looks like the announcement is occupying 2 positions on […]
Recently I’ve been interested in comparing Google Trends and Twitter Trends, and what I’ve found is there is really no comparison whatsoever! What I find is the following: Google Trends: A lagging indicator of what is popular on the web. As blogs, Twitter, and other content sites launch breaking news, the word spreads and then […]