Inside YouTube Search

February 09, 2011

Every morning, we comb through YouTube's search data to investigate top spiking search terms and the videos they lead to:
  • crying wrestling fan - Searches for this well-known viral clip are spiking today after it was mentioned that its star would appear on Comedy Central's "Tosh.0" next week.

  • glee pyt - The version of "P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)" performed on last evening's episode of "Glee" is among our rising searches this morning.

  • marvin sease - The singer of "Candy Licker" and "Gone On" has passed away.

  • return to titletown - Searches are on the rise today for footage of the Packers' return to Green Bay and the "Return to Titletown" rally held in Lambeaugh Field.