Watch the Throne: 15 Graphs that Prove CBD is the King of All Search Terms


By Jesse Gaddis

The average American is exposed to 4,000 – 10,000 advertising messages per day. And if we had to take a wild guess – half of them are for CBD. All jokes aside, what is with America’s fascination with CBD? How long will it rest at the top of all search queries?

We don’t know, honestly, what will stop the search term freight train that is those magical 3 letters “C-B-D”, we can only report our findings from Knowledge Navigator. 

cannabisMD, a non-advocacy educational platform, used its Knowledge Navigator, a backend tool used to survey consumer trends, to gauge the interest in CBD and THC on the Internet.

Using data pulled from user searches across the web, including over 12,000 URLs, along with social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, the company arrived at the following conclusions (charted on a 2-year time period, pitting CBD against each subject below).

CBD vs. X Box Scarlett

CBD vs. Alexa

CBD vs. Apple TV

CBD vs. Blizzard

CBD vs. Deepfakes

CBD vs. ECHO Alexa

CBD vs. Fitbit

CBD vs. Fortnite 2

CBD vs. Garmin Watch

CBD vs. Google Nest Hub Max

CBD vs. Google Stadia

CBD vs. League of Legends

CBD vs. Overwatch 2

CBD vs. Playstation 5

CBD vs. Samsung Active2

Charts provided by cannabisMD.