The new Yahoo! Clues, a free web service launches today, gives you fun and engaging ways to explore what users are searching for on Yahoo!, offering a "behind the scenes" look into popular search trends.
Enhancements to Yahoo! Clues includes:
- New site design - Clues now includes a home page with navigation to the Top Trends and Trend Analysis features.
- More data -- We've expanded the history from one month to over 12 months, and covering over three times as many search terms as the previous release.
- Global coverage -- All English-language searches globally are available.
- New map - Trend Analysis includes a brand new map that puts the data at the center of the experience with beautiful heat map visualizations.
The new Yahoo! Clues alos offers "Top Trends, a key new feature, allows endless exploration of the most popular search terms on Yahoo! Search. Using filter selections, you can choose a combination of time range, gender, age group and geographic location, and even search term category - and Top Trends shows you what's popular," Yahoo said.
[Source:Yahoo Search blog]