For a while, it seemed we’d be saying “next year will be the year of voice” annually, as was the case with mobile. Until last year, according to Google’s Annual Global Barometer Study, 2017 became “The Year of the Mobile Majority.”
There’s certainly no shortage of predictions on future voice usage.
In 2016, 20 percent of queries on mobile were voice, as announced at Google I/O 2016.
By 2020, 50 percent of search is expected to be driven by voice according to ComScore.
If Google Trends’ Interest over time on search terms “Google Home” and “Alexa” are any indication, eyes-free-devices just crashed into our lives with a festive…