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  • Cheryl Tan

Google’s Year in Search 2022 Shows Singaporeans’ Priorities, With “Wordle”, “COVID-19 Cases” & More

It's always intriguing to browse through the list of Google's Year in Search terms, because then you'll be able to see some of the hottest trends in that year, whether it be TV shows, movies, games or the latest juicy celebrity gossip.

Credit: Google

This year, there was plenty of all of that, but 2022 was also an eventful year when it came to news and global affairs. "Russia Ukraine" took the top spot for international news searches, although other big events like "Luna Crash" (referencing the cryptocurrency Luna collapsing) and the heartbreaking "Itaewon Stampede" also making it onto the list.