It’s time to look back at 2018 to see what was popular in Google search in Canada last year. Google Trends service provides a lot of statistics for many countries every year, you can trendy search queries and find out about things people were interested in.
MapleDude.Ca prepared a quick summary on the top trends of 2018.
Big news in 2018 were about cannabis and the post strike. As Bitcoin falling down this cryptocurrency became less interesting to people, but games like Fortnite and Fallout 76 were popular when it comes to tech sector. iPhone Xs took 5-th place this category.
Many people wanted to know how old is Prince Harry (He’s 34), and how old is Meghan Markle (37).
This was kind of a surprise in the Royal Wedding.
Some people were curious about how many ends in curling.
In international news the #1 event was the world cup in Russia.
People said goodbye to Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade, Mac Miller, Avicii and Stephen Hawking in 2018.
People were watching Black Panther, Deadpool 2, A Star is Born, Venom and A Quiet Place in movie theaters. These TV shows were popular among Canadians: Altered Carbon, Roseanne, The Haunting of Hill House, Fugueuse, Lost in Space.
People enjoyed listening to Demi Lovato, Freddie Mercury, Cardi B, 6ix9ine and Travis Scott.
Here are the most popular food recipes of 2018:
- Scalloped Potatoes
- Beef Stroganoff
- Chicken Parmesan
- Chicken Thigh
And finally these are the most popular questions in 2018:
- Why is Canada Post on strike?
- Why is 6ix9ine going to jail?
- Why is Russia banned from the Winter Olympics 2018?
- Why do Greeks break plates?
- Why do dogs eat poop?