Elections, Celebrity Steer Searches In 2012
‘Tis the season to sit back and reflect on what we searched for, this year. “The U.S. presidential election became the most-searched item and Kim Kardashian was the most-searched person
on Yahoo in a year when online searches were dominated by big news stories and pop culture obsessions,” Reuters reports, citing Yahoo data. Not surprisingly, the search term "election" topped
the list of searches, while the term "political polls" ranked eighth among Yahoo’s top ten search’s of the year.