Here’s What Kept Facebook Buzzing During 2014

This is a flashback we all need as the year comes to an end.

For many of us, social media is more than just a place to socialize. It’s also a major source of information, giving air to thoughts and opinions and letting the world know what we are feeling about things going on around us.

So, regardless of whatever may have been in the news, what trended most on Facebook is what made the news for most of ardent Facebook users.

Facebook has shared the year 2014 as it was on their social media site. “Today we’re taking a look back at the moments, places and people that moved us in 2014,” the say.

Here’s just a glimpse:

Top Global Topics of 2014

  1. World Cup
  2. Ebola virus outbreak
  3. Elections in Brazil
  4. Robin Williams
  5. Ice Bucket Challenge
  6. Conflict in Gaza
  7. Malaysia Airlines
  8. Super Bowl
  9. Michael Brown/Ferguson
  10. Sochi Winter Olympics

Most Talked-About Topics in the U.S.

  1. Ebola virus outbreak
  2. Ice Bucket Challenge
  3. Robin Williams
  4. Super Bowl
  5. Michael Brown/Ferguson
  6. World Cup
  7. Conflict in Gaza
  8. US midterm elections
  9. Malaysia Airlines
  10. ISIS

Here are the hottest topics in the U.S. this year:  

Most Checked-Into Place

Disney World

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Most Talked-About Athlete

LeBron James

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Most Talked-About Entertainer


Facebook 2014

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Most Talked-About TV Show

Game of Thrones

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Most Talked-About Movie


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Most Talked-About Song

"Happy" – Pharrell Williams

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