Google search interest for bitcoin jumped following its surge to $5,000. However, search interest and Twitter hashtags continue to slump month-after-month. Possible explanations for the lower interest include sideways price action, a hangover from the 2017 mania, or a greater nuance around other search terms.
Following bitcoin’s Apr. 1st rally to $5,000, search interest for the crypto on Google spiked. Understandably, people wanted to know why BTC appreciated 20 percent in under a day.