Cool dataviz how do people spell a word?

Roel M. Hogervorst


A great spelling experiment of names of celebrities on

This chart shows over 600k attempts of people trying to search for Britney Spears. Here are the 8 most common permutations of her first name, People nail the first three letters—then things get interesting.

How do you spell Britney?

See more examples, also interactive, on the website

It’s an addictive game!

Found through Alberto Cairo