Google Has a New Trend/Keyword Tool in the Shed: Google Insights

Today I found a post from Lifehacker which quickly mentioned a new tool in the Google shedGoogle Insights.

Google Insights graphs keyword trends

The above image should look familiar to you affiliate marketers and 30 day challengers.  For everyone else, this is a simple Google Trends graph, which is pretty and nice.  But, Google Insights took this up a notch. Here’s a few other screenshots:

Google Insights Map of Trends

Google Insights similar keywords

Now, run along and start your new campaigns you little marketers.  Have fun.  Do good.

Nate Ritter lives in the Pacific Northwest (U.S.), popularized the #hashtag and creates web applications for a living. He also does miles and point hacking to enable cheap travel for his family. More here →

5 Comments on "Google Has a New Trend/Keyword Tool in the Shed: Google Insights"

  1. Dave Barger says:


    I just mentioned your post on a LinkedIn Answers question here:

    Thanks for sharing the tool shed news.

  2. nate says:

    Awesome, thanks for the link Dave.

  3. Nomadic Matt says:

    yet another reason why I love google.

  4. Jerry Okorie says:

    It’s all about research and Google always try to make online experience easy. Yet anothe great tool..

  5. SEO Updates says:

    Great tool. I still prefer the first version but they both show how research minded google intend for users.

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