Google’s Marissa Mayer To Announce Fastest-Rising Search Terms For 2007 And Host Google Trends Tutorial

Announcement:
December 3, 2007

Every day millions of people use Google™ (NASDAQ: GOOG) search to find information, and a snapshot of these searches presents a revealing look into the ideas, opinions, preferences and interests of internet users across the globe. Marissa Mayer, Vice President of Search Products & User Experience at Google, will host an interactive webcast to give reporters an early look at the fastest-rising searches conducted on Google.com in 2007. And, in time for end-of-year story planning, she will demonstrate how Google Trends™ can be used as a reporting tool to add color and even visual illustrations and elements.

WHAT: Webcast on how to use Google Trends, followed by live Q&A

WHEN: Tuesday, December 4, 2007, 1:30pm pacific / 4:30 pm eastern

WHO: Marissa Mayer, VP, Search Products & User Experience, at Google

The presentation and webcast will be available on Google’s Press Center following the event.

About Google Zeitgeist:

The year-end Google Zeitgeist™ report provides a glimpse at what captivated the world over the past 12 months, based on the fastest-rising and most popular search terms conducted on Google.com.

About Google Trends:

Google Trends is a customized tool to easily view and analyze search patterns in specific locations, create customized graphs and identify relevant news stories associated with certain peaks or troughs in search volume.

Webcast Details:

Please visit one of the following websites:

Windows Media Player:

google.client.shareholder.com/Visitors/event/build2/MediaPresentation.cfm?MediaID=28727&Player=1

Real Player:

google.client.shareholder.com/Visitors/event/build2/MediaPresentation.cfm?MediaID=28727&Player=2

Media Contact:

Katie Watson
press@google.com
+1.650.253.0097

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