At the end of every year, Google publishes the most searched names in many countries. This year made no exception, that Eurovision itself and related topics made the list in many countries. We’ll take a look at what was trending on Google this year and where!
Google trends 2017
Eurovision was typed in Google many times during the year. So often, that it made the list in several countries. Of course Eurovision made the list in the host country Ukraine moreover, also in Belarus, Latvia, the Netherlands, Ireland, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Romania and Sweden.
But not just Eurovision was a big thing in the Google search. Even some national selections made the list of the Top 10 TV programs of the year. Melodifestivalen in Sweden, EMA in Slovenia, Eesti Laul in Estonia, Festival da Canção in Portugal and Sanremo in Italy were successful.
In the past years many Eurovision winners and competing artists made the list in other countries. No this year. However, Eurovision winner Salvador Sobral was the most searched term of the year in Portugal. He also topped the list of most searched national personalities, with his sister Luisa Sobral being at No. 3 of the list.
Nevertheless, Blanche, Omar Naber, Kristian Kostov and Francesco Gabbani also made an impact in the trends of their countries.
In the end it is obvious, that Eurovision has made the list in many areas of the world and is Europe’s favorite TV show.
Are you surprised about the results of the Google trends 2017? How do you think, will it develop in the upcoming years? Let us know in the comments below or on social media @ESCXTRA.