As per the recent report from Google Zeitgeist 2013, Canadian Actress Sunny Leone was the most searched name in India for the year 2013. Incidentally, she also topped the similar list prepared by other search engine giant Yahoo!.
Sunny Leone topped the most searched list ahead of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, Shah Rukh Khan was placed on No 5 and Sachin Tendulkar on 9. However, Narendra Modi did not even make it to India’s top personalities list. However, he was the most searched politician and his appointment as PM candidate was the most searched news topic.
It is worthy to be mentioned that, Google Zeitgeist is an exploration of the over one trillion search queries the world’s top search engine receives each year.
The Zeitgeist report listed Chennai express, IPL 2013 and Aashiqui 2 as the top three trending searches ahead of UIDAI on No 4. Salman Khan was the most searched male actor and Katrina Kaif the most searched female actor. On the other hand, recently retired Bharat Ratna Sachin Tendulkar was the most searched sports person followed by Milkha Singh and M S Dhoni.
In case of browsing from mobile phone, restaurants showed up as the top search on mobile, followed by bars and movies. Samsung was the most search smart phone brand ahead of Nokia and Micromax, while Temple Run was the most searched app.
Among tourist destinations, Macau leads the list ahead of Maldives and Mauritius. Flipkart and Olx.com were the most searched e-commerce sites.