Finding trends is very important to decide what to write about, which product will be best to promote or launch. Here is my list of trends tools for finding current hot topics.
http://www.google.com/trends/hottrends – Google’s 100 Top Searches
http://www.google.com/insights/search/ – you can compare search volume patterns across specific regions, categories, time frames and properties. (Thanks to Mercadeo Internet)
http://buzzlog.buzz.yahoo.com/overall – Yahoo’s 20 Most Daily Searches
http://stats.grok.se/en/top – Top 10,000 Monthly Wikipedia Topics
http://technorati.com/pop – Technorati Top 15 Daily Searches
http://100hot.com – List of 100 censored and uncensored top 100 searches every week
http://50.lycos.com – Lycos Top 50 Searches (updated every few days)
http://hotsearches.aol.com/ – AOL’s Top 10 Daily Searches
http://pulse.ebay.com/ – Ebay Pulse Top 10 Searches
http://www.43things.com/zeitgeist/recently_popular_goals – 43Things.com’s 100 Most popular Daily Goals
http://www.google.com/products – Displays Random recent searched for products
http://www.psfk.com – Trends and Ideas Blog
http://www.wikirage.com – Which Wikipedia Articles are being edited the most in last hour
Which tool you used for finding hot trends?