Japanese earthquake and Google trends

Google trends gives you a quick insight of how certain searches have been made on Google over the past.

This is a very important tool if you’re targeting a particular country or city for a product or service. You can find out how much that particular product or service have been searched via Google.

As an example I’d like to share with you the recent earthquake which struck Japan.  Follow the link bellow and check out how the line has shot up when you enter words “earthquake Japan” into Google trends. This proves that Google trends results are very much accurate and can be counted on.

http://www.google.com/trends?q=earthquake+japan&ctab=0&geo=all&date=2011&sort=0

Happy blogging and comeback soon for more tips an updates

Farhan Fawzer is a Sri Lankan SEO Specialist and Online Marketing Consultant.