What each state Googled more frequently than any other state since the election

post-election-search-map-2“It’s been quite a whirlwind since Donald Trump was elected president on November 8th,” according to Estately. “President Obama flew off into the sunset, Trump enjoyed a concert by 3 Doors Down at a sparsely attended inauguration, and millions of protesters took to the streets in opposition. And while all this was happening, millions of Americans did what they always do— Google stuff.

“Here at Estately, we were curious to find out what people in each state have been Googling since the election with more frequency than people in other states. To do this we used Google Trends to measure search traffic for hundreds of terms, names, and questions that relate to both current events and the new Donald Trump administration.

“To be clear, the list below does not represent things each state Googled the most since the election, it simply shows the searches each state Googled more frequently than the other 49 states.”

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Author: jeffpelline

Jeff Pelline is a veteran editor and award-winning journalist - in print and online. He is publisher of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine and its website SierraCulture.com. Jeff covered business and technology for The San Francisco Chronicle for years, was a founding editor and Editor of CNET News, and was Editor of The Union, a 145-year-old newspaper in Grass Valley. Jeff has a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley and a master's from Northwestern University. His hobbies include sailing and trout fishing.

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