Recently, Google announced that Americans were affected by the outbreak of the pandemic（Search habits from January 2019 to December 2021,involve257 popular search terms.
Google categorizes these search situations into three categories: increased search volume during the pandemic and remains high to this day, increased search volume during the pandemic but has now fallen back to previous levels, and search volume is not affected by the pandemic.
The main search terms that have increased and remained high during the epidemic are:Computer accessories, computer monitors, fax machines, printers, scanners, headphones, cleaning supplies, washing machines, closet storage, dishwashers, grills, kitchen utensils, home furnishings, dressing tables, outdoor umbrellas, skin care, hair care, cat toys, cat snacks, dog products, fish food, movable dolls, card games, etc.
Through these search terms, it can be found that:
Due to the impact of the epidemic, many Americans have to work from home, which has led to an increase in search volume for computer products such as computer accessories, fax machines, scanners, computer monitors, and printers.
In addition, due to the increased time people spend at home and the pressure brought by the epidemic, beauty and self-care products have become more mainstream. Americans often search for nails, skin care, hair care, massage, home clothing, and more on Google.
At the same time, staying at home makes people's time arrangements more free, and Americans may choose to do home renovations or car maintenance. This has led to an increase in search volume for automotive parts, power tools, household and garden supplies. While exploring renovation activities, Americans also seek ways of entertainment away from the crowd, such as roller skates, round golf, and card games.
It should be noted that not all search terms that have surged during the pandemic can remain high.At present, the search volume for many words has returned to pre pandemic levels, such as esports chairs, puzzles, toilet paper, towels, baby wipes, etc.
In addition, the search volume of many daily necessities, such as eggs, biscuits, coffee, salt, etc., will not be affected by the epidemic.
If sellers want to check the specific situation, they can go to the relevant Google website to check: