Google has released summary data on the most searched keywords in 2016 called Year in Search 2016. These are keywords that were most-searched in 2016 according to Google Trends. Donald Trump headed the search of nearly 2 times more than other keywords in the top 10.
Besides, below are the top keyword searches on Google Trends by topic in the US in 2016.
Google’s Most-Searched News and Meme in 2016
Olympic events, Election, Orlando Shooting are top 3 most searched news. 2016 was a year of Meme Magic, but strange are the top 10 most searched Meme does not have Pepe The Frog.
Top “How To“, Top “What is” questions
Top Travel Question, Top Sport Team are most searched in 2016
Google’s Most-Searched TV Show and Movie in 2016
Most searched Game and Tech Gadget in 2016
Most searched Song and Musican in 2016
According to Year in Search 2016 by Google Trends.