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'Hey Google...' What were the Top Searches in 2017?


Hurricane Irma. Matt Lauer. Bodak Yellow. Charlottesville protest. Jeremy Lin’s hair. Do-it-yourself eclipse glasses. Tom Petty’s death. National anthem protests in the NFL. And “Cash Me Outside.”

These were some of the people, topics and memes that trended to the top of Google searches in 2017 in the United States.

Google’s "Year in Search 2017" lists are based on search terms that “had a high spike in traffic in 2017 as compared to 2016,” the company said.

Top Searches in the U.S.
1. Hurricane Irma
2. Matt Lauer
3. Tom Petty
4. Super Bowl
5. Las Vegas Shooting
6. Mayweather vs McGregor fight
7. Solar eclipse
8. Hurricane Harvey
9. Aaron Hernandez
10. Fidget Spinner

Global News
1. Hurricane Irma
2. Bitcoin
3. Las Vegas Shooting
4. North Korea
5. Solar Eclipse

Top People
1. Matt Lauer
2. Meghan Markle
3. Harvey Weinstein
4. Micheal Flynn
5. Kevin Spacey

Top Songs/Lyrics
1. Despacito
2. Humble
3. Bad and Boujee
4. Look What You Made Me Do
5. Bodak Yellow

Top TV Shows
1. 13 Reason Why
2. Game of Thrones
3. This Is Us
4. Iron Fist
5. Riverdale

Top “How to” Searches
1. How to make slime
2. How to make eclipse glasses
3. How to watch the solar eclipse
4. How to watch Mayweather vs McGregor
5. How to buy bitcoin

Find the complete list here.

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