Nothing puts us in the holiday mood more than a good ole karaoke sesh (Mariah’s “All I Want For Christmas,” anyone?). This season, you might be thinking of giving the gift of song as searches for [karaoke machine] spike by 2492% this month on Yahoo.
Which songs will you be singing on your new machines? Your top searched karaoke songs include: [wrecking ball karaoke], [roar karaoke], [jingle bells karaoke], [hallelujah karaoke], [just give me a reason karaoke], and of course — [all I want for christmas is you karaoke].
And a special shout out to you serenaders in Texas, California, Ohio, Florida and Illinois — you’re amongst the top states searching for karaoke!
Christmas is just around the corner, and Yahoo users are getting into the holiday spirit as searches for [santa tracker 2013] are spiking 2974% this week! You must be searching with your little ones, as searches for [santa claus phone number] and [is santa claus real] are spiking off the charts this month.
What kind of cookies will you be putting out for Mr. Claus? You’re searching for a different kind of Christmas treat this year, as the highest spiking cookie this month on Yahoo is [cake mix cookies] (up 1023%), with [oatmeal chocolate chip cookies] following at 927%. Other top searched cookies on Yahoo ranked in order over the last 30 days are [peanut butter cookies], [chocolate chip cookies], [no bake cookies], [sugar cookies], and [pumpkin cookies]. Ho ho ho!
90s comeback alert – flannel is back! Over the past month, Yahoo users are getting cozy with their flannel as [flannel shirts] are spiking 733% and searches for [flannel lined jeans] are spiking off the charts. You’re also incorporating flannel into your home decor, as searches for [flannel sheets] are up 350%!
Surprisingly, searches for [flannel shirts] are 9x more that they were this time last year, showing you have a renewed interest in the print. Top flannel searches spiking this month include [flannel nightgowns], [flannel duvet covers], [pink flannel shirts for women], [flannel fabric with dragonflies] and [flannel lined leggings].
Let the festival of lights begin! Hanukkah is early this year and while you’re in the midst of Thanksgiving, you’re also cooking [potato pancakes] as searches for the traditional dish are spiking by 146% this month.
Getting creative with different variations of latkes, eh? Your searches for [sweet potato latkes recipe], [mashed potato pancakes], [gluten free latkes] and [baked zucchini latkes recipes] are all abuzz this month. Some of your other Hanukkah-inspired searches on Yahoo include: [how to play dreidel], [menorah turkey], [beef brisket recipes], [paleo beef brisket] and [electric menorah].
The glitz of the holiday season has arrived as [glitter] is spiking off the charts on Yahoo this week! It’s no surprise that you’re interested in sparkly searches as it’s almost time to bust out the tinsel and your flashy New Years Eve dress. But this year you’re getting creative with your uses of glitter — searches for [glitter boots for women], [glitter eyeshadow] and [ruby red glitter lipstick] are all spiking this week. You’re also bringing the sparkle into your home as [glittery fabric], [how to get glitter to stick to cinnamon ornaments], [how to make glitter spray for fresh cut flowers] and [how to glitter candles] are also buzzing. Other top glitter searches over the past month include: [britney spears glitter bodysuit], [glitter putty], [glitter tattoo kit] and [glitter duct tape].
Getting excited for all that pie and turkey next week? Of course you are! It looks like some of you are preparing for the highest calorie-consuming holiday of them all by working out (good for you). If you’re in Dallas, San Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles or Detroit you’re clearly interested in running around your city as searches for [turkey trot 2013] have been spiking 366% over the past month — with 60% of searches coming from women.
What other workouts are you doing before the big feast? Other top exercises that have spiked this month include [burpees exercise] up 299%, [exercise bikes] up 273% and [elliptical] up 155%. Alright, time to lace up those sneakers and get to work!
What’s one toy that never seems to go out of style? Legos! This month you’re searching for the classic toy just in time for the holiday season, with [legos] spiking by 59% on Yahoo. Who are the legomaniacs out there? Over the last month, 63% of the searches for [legos] came from women. LA, New York, Chicago and Nashville, you’re the top searching cities.
With hundreds of different types of Legos out there, [lego marvel super heroes] are causing the most buzz this month, spiking by 395%. Other Lego varieties ranked in order of highest search volume are [star wars lego], [lego marvel superheroes], [batman lego], [lego minecraft] and [lego indiana jones].