Inside YouTube Search

February 10, 2011

Every morning, we comb through YouTube's search data to investigate top spiking search terms and the videos they lead to:
  • kyle kuric dunk - Louisville's Kyle Kuric has created a rise in searches after his big dunk against Notre Dame and the technical foul that followed.

  • clint jun gamboa - Searches are up for this YouTube user after his appearance on "American Idol" last night.

  • little kid gets kissed - Searches are up for this video from January of a little boy that steals a kiss from a cheerleader.

  • explosion allentown - There's a rise in interest today in aftermath footage of an explosion last night in Allentown, PA.