2010's Fastest Rising Search Terms According To Google

12/10/2010 11:50 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The new Google Zeitgest is releasing all sorts of fascinating data points for searches in 2010.

"Zeitgeist" means "the spirit of the times," and that's what Google periodically releases based on the hottest search terms on the Internet.

The annual Zeitgest breaks down the top search terms by category, the top global events and breakdown of traffic for each, and this year's Zeitgest even includes a video wrapping up the year in search.

So what were the fastest rising search terms overall in 2010? They're shown in the gallery below. Let us know which ones to crack this elite list surprise you most!

Fastest Rising Search Terms 2010


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