Boston’s Most Popular Google Searches Of 2012

Boston MBTA: From fare hikes to a Green Line crash to maps and schedules and news you can use, the MBTA topped the list at #1. (Photo Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches Boston MBTA: From fare hikes to a Green Line crash to maps and schedules and news you can use, the MBTA topped the list at #1. (Photo Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)
Election Results: The race for the White House and a number of important local contests put "Election Results" on the list. (Photo by Pete Souza/White House Photo via Getty Images
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches
Election Results: The race for the White House and a number of important local contests put "Election Results" on the list. (Photo by Pete Souza/White House Photo via Getty Images
Olympics 2012: The extravaganza featured a number of Boston-area participants and saw a handful of local gold medalists. (Photo Credit: Keesa McKoy, Victoria Price and Matthew Reed)
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches Olympics 2012: The extravaganza featured a number of Boston-area participants and saw a handful of local gold medalists. (Photo Credit: Keesa McKoy, Victoria Price and Matthew Reed)
Mitt Romney: Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney's White House bid landed his name on the list. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches
(L-R) Patrick Hyland throws a right at Javier Fortuna during their WBA interim featherweight title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 8, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Mitt Romney: Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney's White House bid landed his name on the list. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
CrossFit: Reebok's CrossFit workouts and competitions have become increasingly popular.  Pictured is Reebok endorsement man, David Ortiz.(Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images for Reebok CrossFit)
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches
CrossFit: Reebok's CrossFit workouts and competitions have become increasingly popular. Pictured is Reebok endorsement man, David Ortiz.(Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images for Reebok CrossFit)
Red Sox: After a brutal season with all kinds of drama, the Red Sox landed on the list for all the wrong reasons. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches
Red Sox: After a brutal season with all kinds of drama, the Red Sox landed on the list for all the wrong reasons. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Boston Craigslist: People need to buy stuff.
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches Boston Craigslist: People need to buy stuff.
Hurricane Sandy: The damage was felt far and wide. Fortunately for Boston, the storm wasn't a direct hit. (Photo Credit: Jon Legan)
Boston's Most Popular 2012 Google Searches Hurricane Sandy: The damage was felt far and wide. Fortunately for Boston, the storm wasn't a direct hit. (Photo Credit: Jon Legan)

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