Have you ever noticed when you start typing anything on Google (or any search engine,) it offers suggestions? This isn't a new feature. According to Search Engine Land, Google has been offering suggestions since 2004. The features have changed over the years. Recently, things like spelling corrections, location-based services, and other features have been added.

Where do all these suggestions come from?

These are all real searches that have been done by other people. Popularity is a factor in what Google shows - Danny Sullivan wrote on Search Engine Land

These suggestions are like a mini-sociological study. It may not be factual, but it does show us perceptions. So what are these suggestions saying about Wyoming? We started a few different searches on Google to see what happened. This is what we found.

We typed, "Why Wyoming..." Google then suggested the following.

  • why Wyoming is the best state
  • why Wyoming has less population
  • why Wyoming is the worst state
  • why Wyoming Kanye
  • why Wyoming is called the equality state

We typed, "Will Wyoming..." Google then suggested the following.

  • will Wyoming extradite
  • will Wyoming legalize weed
  • will Wyoming make the NCAA tournament
  • will Wyoming see the eclipse
  • Wyoming will be your new home

We typed, "Wyoming is..." Google then suggested the following.

  • Wyoming is known for
  • Wyoming is in what time zone
  • Wyoming is not a state
  • Wyoming is a lie
  • Wyoming is for lovers
  • Wyoming is what America was sticker

We typed, "Wyoming was..." Google then suggested the following.

  • Wyoming was the first state to do what
  • Wyoming was the last state to
  • was Wyoming part of Mexico
  • was Wyoming ever underwater
  • was Wyoming a slave state
  • was Wyoming a confederate state

We typed, "Do Wyoming..." Google then suggested the following.

  • do Wyoming Cowboys play today
  • do Wyomingites have accents
  • Wyoming do not call list
  • Wyoming do it yourself antelope hunt

We typed, "Does Wyoming..." Google then suggested the following.

  • does Wyoming have the death penalty
  • does Wyoming have brown recluse spiders
  • does southwest fly to Wyoming
  • does Wyoming have state income tax
  • does it snow in Wyoming
  • does Wyoming have mountains

We typed, "Is Wyoming..." Google then suggested the following.

  • is Wyoming a community property state
  • is Wyoming a red state
  • is Wyoming in the midwest
  • is Wyoming a common law state
  • is the Wyoming game televised