Consumer Trends Data
There are a number of sources of free search and consumer
trends data on the web which are invaluable to any serious internet marketing
consultant or affiliate
Investigate search volume patterns.
Google Hot Trends USA
Shows the top searches on Google on a daily basis.
Google Zeitgeist UK
Popular UK searches over the last year.
Google Zeitgeist Worldwide
Popular worldwide searches over the last year.
Experian UK Hitwise Top 10 Awards
Gives the top websites by industry.
AOL Hot Searches UK
The top UK searches from the AOL search engine.
Alexa Hot Urls
The hottest pages on the web right now according to the Alexa Toolbar.
SearchEngineWatch.com Review of Search Data Sources
A summary of search data resources from Search Engine Watch.
eBay UK Top Searches
Trends and popular searches at eBay.
Consumer trends, ideas and insights.
Search intelligence for online advertising and search marketing.
For data on internet usage and online activities.
The Retail Bulletin
News and data from the retail industry.
Free research for marketing and strategy professionals.
Subscription service for business intelligence.
Toy Retailers Association
The voice for toy retailers in the UK & Ireland. Announces the expected bestselling toys for Christmas each year.
Internet Advertising Bureau - IAB UK
The UK trade association for online advertising.
The voice of digital business for Europe.
Association of Online Publishers
An industry body representing digital publishing companies.
Subscription service for retail trends data.
Has reports on industry sectors including retail and technology.
Fashion trends and news.
Consumer trends and market intelligence.
Consumer, media and market research.
Competitor intelligence for companies wishing to improve their profitability.
For the latest book trends.
Frankfurt Book Fair
Major trade show for the publishing industry.
Ovum Telecoms Consultancy
For trends in telecoms.
Institute of Customer Service
Compiles a UK Customer Satisfaction Index.
UK Customer Satisfaction Index
Find out which UK companies give the best customer service experience with this bi-annually published Index. There's a free executive summary but you have to pay for the full Index.
US trade association for online and multichannel retailing.
Annual survey of Britain's coolest brands.
Free global internet usage data from StatCounter on things like browser usage
British Retail Consortium
The trade association for retailers.
Intelligence for digital business.
Focuses on high net worth individuals in China.
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