by Jacki Mick
Direct Capital, a financial services company, dove deep into Google Trends to find out which brand each state Googled the most and, well, Florida, yours is kind of unsurprising. In Florida, the most Googled brand is Disney. This is no big shocker asDisney is one of the largest employers in the state. We wonder, though, how many more Googles it will take for Universal (or even SeaWorld with all their Blackfish backlash) to take the top spot in the Sunshine State.
However, some of the other states should really be ashamed of themselves. We don't know what's worse Oregon compulsively Google-ing "Google" or Californians being outed as secret Yahoo lovers. Regardless, we're giving both states some serious side eye.
Now, there are some states that are doing it right though. Arizona, New Mexico and Oklahoma all Google hard-liquor brands more than any other brand. Party on, you guys.
Direct Capital also released a map of the second-most Googled brand in each state:
UPS, huh? That's probably so we can ship all our Disney tchotchkes to people all over the country.
It's the third-most Googled brand that makes us sad to be from Florida, though. Burger King, really?!