Google’s Top Search Queries in 2017

by Anil Parmar

Anticipating the onset of 2018, Google has announced the top search results in 2017. Now, to see what’s trending in 2017 we need to recap the top trends and searches through collective eyes searches not only in India or US but all over the World. Google’s Year Search 2017 reflected the top news and moments from the beginning to the end.

I have come up with this blog, in order to offer a unique perspective on the year’s bigger interests, major events and hot trends reflecting the aspirants, thoughts, and imaginations of million people around the World.

But instead of taking all over searches, categorizing them as per field, area or trends gives a clear picture.

Google’s Year 2017 also captured attention seeking answers to queries such as “How to…” and “What is…” globally. Also, the results have witnessed huge interests in News, Actors, Movies, Sports Events, People, Songs, Recipes, TV Shows, Elections, and Memes.

According to Google Trends, here is the list of the top 10 important searches according to their categories:


  1. Matt Lauer
  2. Meghan Markle
  3. Nadia Toffa
  4. Harvey Weinstein
  5. Kevin Spacey
  6. Gal Gadot
  7. Melania Trump
  8. Floyd Mayweather
  9. Michael Flynn
  10. Philippe Coutinho

Consumer Tech

  1. iPhone 8
  2. iPhone X
  3. Nintendo Switch
  4. Samsung Galaxy S8
  5. Xbox One X
  6. Nokia 3310
  7. Razer Phone
  8. Oppo F5
  9. OnePlus 5
  10. Nokia 6

Global Sporting Events

  1. Wimbledon
  2. Super Bowl
  3. Mayweather vs McGregor Fight
  4. Tour de France
  5. World Series
  6. Australian Open
  7. US Open
  8. FIFA Confederations Cup
  9. NBA Playoffs
  10. UEFA Champions League


  1. IT
  2. Wonder Woman
  3. Beauty and the Beast
  4. Logan
  5. Justice League
  6. The Fate of the Furious
  7. Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
  8. Dunkirk
  9. La La Land
  10. Thor: Ragnorok

TV Shows

  1. Stranger Things
  2. 13 Reasons Why
  3. Big Brother Brasil
  4. Game of Thrones
  5. Iron Fist
  6. Bigg Boss
  7. Riverdale
  8. American Gods
  9. The Kapil Sharma Show
  10. Mindhunter

How To…

  1. How to make slime?
  2. How to make solar eclipse glasses?
  3. How to buy Bitcoin?
  4. How to watch Mayweather vs McGregor?
  5. How to make a fidget spinner?
  6. How to watch the solar eclipse?
  7. How to freeze your credit?
  8. How to play Powerball?
  9. How to screen record?
  10. How to lose belly fat fast?

To see what was trending across different countries simply click here and navigate your choice.