Witness the power of a single blog post.
I am taking full credit for the fact that Google has updated Google Trends for the first time in over four months, adding trend data right up through July 17, 2007. Previously, data was only available through February 21, so Google has gifted us with a nice 146 days of extra Trends data. Considering that four days ago, I “reminded” Google that they hadn’t updated Trends in months, and then a big update comes through, I’m declaring this a success.
Hopefully, someone at Google has set up a periodic reminder to do this every once in a while. Otherwise, I’ll have to.
But now, the important stuff. Let’s compare some recently popular terms, now that we have updated data: