Inside YouTube Search

February 28, 2011

Every morning, we comb through YouTube's search data to investigate top spiking search terms and the videos they lead to:
  • inside job trailer - After its win at last night's Academy Awards, the trailer for this documentary was a top spiking search.

  • ray j last wish - The video may have come out in December, but this song is rising in searches today.

  • melissa leo - After last night's awards, Melissa Leo saw a boost in searches following the expletive she dropped in her acceptance.