It is that time of the year again when all the big names in Search on the internet announce this year’s biggest trends and patterns of what people are searching for in general.
First up we will display the top celebrity searches of 2012:

  1. Kim Kardashian
  2. Justin Bieber
  3. Miley Cyrus
  4. Rihanna
  5. Lindsay Lohan

Barack Obama came in 46th place where as Royal celebrity Kate Middleton was in a high 12th place!
In song searches the most popular with a staggering 800 million people who have viewed the video is ‘Gangnam Style’ by Psy.

The top 5 most searched for Social Media platforms are:

  1. Facebook
  2. Twitter
  3. Myspace
  4. Linkedin
  5. Tumblr

Top 5 most searched for stories that are in the news are:

  1. iPhone 5
  2. 2012 US Elections
  3. 2012 Olympians
  4. Hurricane Sandy
  5. Honey Boo Boo

Finally we will show you what top 5 tablet and smartphone searches were:

  1. iPhone 5
  2. iPad
  3. Samsung Galaxy S3
  4. Kindle
  5. iPad 3

Overall the most searched for queries are what is in the current domain of topics at that time but no surprise the most searched are top celebrities and top technology and whatever is the leading worldwide news stories of the time.

If you want more in depth statistics and top 10s from other sectors of the internet then please visit Bing’s blog page with the full report on Bings Blog Report.