Google’s Most Trending Searches In Kenya For 2016

Google yesterday released its annual Year In Search 2016, which uncovers searches and questions that drove Kenyans online throughout the year. Similar to last year’s Year in Search, 2016’s most trending searches were mainly driven by events and personalities. Here is what trended most in Kenya on Google in 2016:

Kenya’s Trending Searches
  1. Euro 2016

  2. Donald Trump

  3. Olympic Games Rio 2016

  4. Jacob Juma

  5. Muhammad Ali

  6. Hillary Clinton

  7. Diana Chelele

  8. Lucy Kibaki

  9. Project X

  10. Achieng Abura

Kenya’s Trending Events
  1. Olympic Games 2016

  2. U.S election

  3. Brexit

  4. UEFA Euro 2016

  5. Uganda elections

  6. Holi Festival

  7. Kericho by-election

  8. Bob Collymore wedding

  9. Ramadan 2016

  10. Huruma tragedy

Kenya’s Trending “How to”Searches
  1. How to lose weight fast

  2. How to create a blog

  3. How to keep natural hair soft

  4. How to save money

  5. How to bleach skin professionally

  6. How to chat with girls

  7. How to get a flat stomach

  8. How to treat a burn at home

  9. How to answer interview questions

  10. How to use colored bulbs for interior decor

Kenya’s Trending “What is” Searches
  1. What is happening in Aleppo?

  2. What is going on in Ethiopia?

  3. What is the meaning of red heart?

  4. What is devolution?

  5. What is candidiasis?

  6. What is nausea?

  7. What is halitosis?

  8. What is pdf?

  9. What is mocha?

  10. What is detox?

Kenya’s  “How to” Health Searches
  1. How to lose weight fast

  2. How to get a flat stomach

  3. How to calculate my pregnancy

  4. How to stop smelly feet

  5. How to lower blood pressure

  6. How to treat itchy eyes

  7. How to calculate safe days

  8. How to cure tonsils

  9. How to gain weight in one day

  10. How to treat stomach ulcers

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  1. Murtaza
    December 15, 2016 at 1:11 pm — Reply

    Very interesting…How has it changed over the years?

  2. February 10, 2017 at 11:23 am — Reply

    Nice article gives a view of what people search

  3. February 19, 2017 at 3:09 pm — Reply

    This is the reason I am trying to learn everythning on how i will rank my website on the first page in Google. Would love to get some tips from successful webmasters like you plz.

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