10 Years of Popular Search Terms at Lycos

As Lycos celebrates its 10th birthday, The Lycos 50, their daily look at popular search terms, has published a new list that takes a look at the 50 most popular terms over the past decade. The Clickz article: Ten Years of Search Terms, offers a look at the complete list along with some analysis by Lycos 50 writer, Dean Tsouvalas. More analysis here.

So, what have people been trying to find info about over the past decade? Here's a quick peek at the Top 5 terms from The Lycos 50, September 1995 - September 2005.

  1. Pam Anderson

  2. Dragonball

  3. Pokemon

  4. Britney Spears

  5. WWE

Btw, the first editions of the Lycos 50 (according the archive) were published in August, 1999.