Google Canada reveals Year in Search: Trending searches in Vancouver
Google Canada reveals its Year in Search, which offers a uniquely Canadian perspective on the year’s major events and hottest trends based on top searches in Canada. Below are the trending searches that had Vancouverites buzzing this year.
Battle of the neighbourhoods: The historic district of Yaletown, caught the attention of Vancouverites this year. Searches for Yaletown outpaced searches for Kitsilano and Gastown by 20% in Vancouver.
Rain, rain go away: It’s no surprise that Vancouverites were looking to stay dry this year. Known for their never-ending wet weather, searches for umbrellas trumped searches for sunscreen.
Peak to Peak: In this year’s battle of the mountains, Whistler came out on top. Searches for Whistler topped Blackcomb by 900% in Vancouver.
To check out the complete Canadian lists, visit here. Follow the conversation online with #YearInSearch.