co Google Trends Adds Top Charts Lists |

Just in case you need a new search tool, Google has added one. It’s called Top Charts and it’s a part of the Google Trends project.

Top Charts allows you to search for the top searches in a variety of categories by region and by month. It goes back to January 2004.

Categories you can view top searches for include:

  • Actors
  • Animals
  • Athletes
  • Actors
  • Baseball Players
  • Baseball Teams
  • Basketball Players
  • Basketball Teams
  • Books
  • Business People
  • Car Companies
  • Cars
  • Chemical Elements
  • Cities
  • Cocktails
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Countries & Regions
  • DJs
  • Dog Breeds
  • Drinks
  • Energy Companies
  • Fashion Brands
  • Financial Companies
  • Foods
  • Games
  • Government Bodies
  • Kids’ TV
  • Medications
  • Movies
  • Musical Artists
  • People
  • Politicians
  • Quick Service Restaurants
  • Reality Shows
  • Retail Companies
  • Scientists
  • Soccer Players
  • Soccer Teams
  • Software Technologies
  • Songs
  • Space Objects
  • Sports Cars
  • Sports Teams
  • TV Shows
  • Teen Pop Artists
  • US Governors
  • Whiskeys

That’s a lot of categories. Top Charts places them all in 6 primary category labels, which are Business & Politics, Entertainment, Nature & Science, Shopping, Sports, and Travel & Leisure.

If you own a business in any of these niches, then Google Trends Top Charts is a cool new search tool that allows you to see the latest search trends by month and by region. Currently, you can search only in the U.S. but other country-regions are on the way.