Contact Us

The Fastests Rising Google Searches of 2011

If you have a question, need a recipe, want to confirm a news story, or find out if celebrity X & Y really broke up, what do you do? You Google it! Google saves me every single day, helping me with all of the above and then some. Clearly I'm not the only one, here is a list of the fastest rising Google searches in 2011.


Steve Jobs


Steve Jobs was the CEO and co-founder of Apple and Pixar who passed away October 5th 2011.



Tokyo's Fukushima Plant

After one of the largest earthquakes to ever hit Japan on March 11th 2011 TEPCO (Tokyo Electric Power Company) gave everyone a scare when reactors started melting down at the nuclear plant.




Adele is an English singer and songwriter that is taking America by storm with her amazing music.


iPhone 5


The iPhone 5 actauly turned out to be named the iPhone 4S, but you can be sure there will be an iPhone 5, and according to rumors it doesn't seem too far off.




Battlefield is a video game series based off the original Windows/MAC computer game Battlefield 1942. The first game in the Battlefield series was released in 2008 and has since sold 17 million copies including the latest installment of the game - Battlefield 3, which was released October 25th 2011.


Casey Anthony


Casey Anthony was tried for first degree murder of her 2 year old daughter Caylee whose body was found in December 2008 after being reported missing in July of 2008. On July 5th 2011 Casey Anthony was found not guilty of first degree murder, aggravated child abuse, and aggravated manslaughter of a child.


Ryan Dunn


Ryan Dunn died June 20th 2011 in a horrific car crash, Dunn was severely intoxicated behind the wheel. Ryan Dunn was a funny man best known for being a part of the Jackass and Viva La Bam clan.




A social networking site operated by Google Inc. that rolled out in 2011.


Rebecca Black


Rebecca Black released a music video for a song she wrote called 'Friday' and it went viral almost immediately, the video received 180 million views on YouTube this year which put her at the #1 spot for most viewed video of the year, and she has now earned another top spot - fastest rising Google search in 2011.


Best of Minnesota's New Country

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for 98.1 Insiders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive 98.1 Insiders Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.