Productivity at its best for the Fiji team when hard work finally paid off not only for the Fiji team themselves at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, but for the Fiji nation as the keyword “Fiji” became the #1 trending search result on google in the world.
— Google (@google) August 11, 2016
It would be safe to say that not many know about Fiji and this historic win has brought unprecedented attention to Fiji. Not only is the win a sweet victory, now more than ever as Fiji’s exposure to the world goes on a high, it should surely bring more business to Fiji once people find out how extra-ordinary beautiful Fiji is and a great destination for holidays.
Looking at the google trend result over a period of 90 days, it can be seen that “Fiji” keyword popularity is usually below 25%. But right after Fiji’s 2016 Olympic win at Rio, search term reach 100% in world popularity.
Interest by subregion in the United States showed Hawaii being first followed by Alaska and California.