Google Trends is great but it often isn't enough. Here are 6 alternatives to Google Trends that our team at Glimpse uses to understand the ever-changing world through data. 1. Google Trends Supercharged We built a Chrome extension that adds the critical missing features into Google Trends. It's used by everyone from leading publications like the New York Times and the Washington Post to marketers at top brands like HubSpot and IKEA to trend analysts at top strategy consultants like McKinsey.