Wordle, the web-based word game considered the purest pastime in the English-speaking world, has been named the most searched word of 2022 by Google. Popular online game Wordle has topped the search giant’s annual “Year of the Day” list globally. In Search 2022″ report.
On the search charts, the game was followed by India vs England, Ukraine and Queen Elizabeth
According to a report in The New York Times, Josh Wardle, a software engineer from Brooklyn, designed the game for his partner, Palak Shah, who liked word games. As a result, he designed a unique guessing game for the two of them. Mr. Wardle calls Game Wardle as a play on his surname.
“India’s passion for sports soared to new heights in searches this year. The Indian Premier League led the pack of trending searches in India, while queries for the T20 World Cup and Asia Cup were the highest ever,” the release said. reached a high level.”
“Not just on home turf, India continues to dominate sports trends globally, grabbing all top 5 spots in the list of global trending matches; similar fervor seen in football, this year’s ongoing FIFA World Cup Searches for the cup peaked and it was included in the trending searches of the year, along with the Indian Super League.”
The top ten Google searches worldwide were:
- India vs England
- Queen Elizabeth
- Ind vs SA (a cricket match between India and South Africa)
- World Cup
- India vs West Indies
- iPhone 14
- Jeffrey Dahmer
- Indian Premier League