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Canadians Google Facebook more than anything else

Dec 10, 2008   //   by freshtraffic   //   Google, obama, search engine  //  1 Comment

Canadians have Googled the social-networking site Facebook more than any other website this year.

For the first time, Internet search-engine giant Google released its most-popular and fastest-rising Canuck search queries for 2008.

Google says Britney Spears topped the list for most the sought-after celeb in Canadian cyberspace and the Green party as the most-searched political party.

The California-based company ranks the massively popular Facebook first overall.

It also says the search word “Obama” rose in popularity more than any other term between the end of 2007 and November 2008.

Yahoo! Canada released its most-searched items for 2008 earlier this month.

Yahoo! says Canadians queried the online multiplayer adventure game RuneScape more than anything else this year.

The company also says Miley Cyrus surged ahead of last year’s most-popular celebrity, Britney Spears.

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  • I think everybody who gets online more often than once a year had to notice the unbelievable growth of facebook in last year. It’s not only about single users – many businesses invested lot of time and money to establish solid bases on facebook. Jay