Google is a well-known source of insight on what the masses are up to. The search box in particular offers endless information on what people want.
By that measure, a whole lot of people want to buy Bitcoin and Ripple. When typing “How to buy” into Google, the top autocomplete result is Bitcoin. Next up is stocks, followed by Ripple.
The two cryptocurrencies are more sought after than homes, cars and even gold.
To test it yourself, you’ll need to go to Google.com after opening a new Incognito window so that the searches are not customized to your browsing history.
According to Google Trends, searches for coins of all kinds severely dropped when the 2018 bear market hit. Although the market has turned around, those numbers have yet to tick back up.