The Internet Explodes With World Cup Searches… Not Literally

Ollie Irish

2nd, June 2010


By Ollie Irish

“The internet has literally exploded, Richard… Yes, I do mean literally.”

According to Hitwise, some sort of boffins who are paid to analyse the web, at least 20% of all online searches in the UK last week contained the words “world cup”, with no less than 25,000 different individual search terms. We’re all going World Cup krazy!

Here’s a chart to confirm said krazy:

This must be very good news for sites like Pies – as long as I remember to put “World Cup” in every post headline.

[Via Mashable]

Posted in Funnies, World Cup

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  1. Cat says:

    Oopsie – it would help more if you spelled it right. :)

  2. Ollie says:

    Ha – that is a massive and ironic fail by me. Changed now. Thanks.

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