Social Mapping

Understanding the impact of social networks via social media-based cartography
Implications - With social media infiltrating the daily lives of consumers everywhere, many are becoming interested in its actual reach. Social media-based maps show consumers and businesses the impact of social networking on the connectivity of people all over the world and how one country, city or individual fits into the pervasive and strong grasp of social media.
SCORE: 3.9
Warm Top 6 Examples: 49,004 Total Clicks Jul 10 - Jan 11
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Social Media Maps - The Randall Munroe 'Online Communities' Maps Give Direction to n00bs
SCORE: 5.3
Warm 12,704 Clicks Pub: Oct 9, 10
Social Media Maps
The Randall Munroe 'Online Communities' Maps Give Direction to n00bs
The Randall Munroe 'Online Communities' maps make web surfing easy for the less Internet-savvy. The maps outline the Internet's biggest websites as countries and seas, giving clarity to each site's ranking… [More]
Social Network Growth Graphs - The Foursquare Infographic Illustrates Fascinating Facts
SCORE: 5.5
Warm 18,743 Clicks Pub: Jan 25, 11
Social Network Growth Graphs
The Foursquare Infographic Illustrates Fascinating Facts
The Foursquare infographic shows an impressive 2010, boasting a 3,400% growth for the social network. The location-based website published this fascinating infographic to visually depicts its success.… [More]
Social Media Friend Maps - Facebook Map Highlights the World's Relationships
SCORE: 4.9
Warm 5,562 Clicks Pub: Dec 16, 10
Social Media Friend Maps
Facebook Map Highlights the World's Relationships
Even a few years ago the notion of Facebook seemed elementary. Now, however, it has a gargantuan following, and Facebook intern Paul Butler created a fantastic Facebook map portraying exactly how connected… [More]
Internet Traffic Visualizations - 'Icons of the Web' Shows Just How Popular Websites Are
SCORE: 2.7
Mild 3,141 Clicks Pub: Aug 27, 10
Internet Traffic Visualizations
'Icons of the Web' Shows Just How Popular Websites Are
NMAP.org recently performed an internet-wide scan, using Alexa.com's traffic statistics that presents 'Icons of the Web.' This scan illustrates each website's icon, and the dimensions of the logos are… [More]
Twitter Topography - These New City Landscape Maps Use 'Tweetography' to Plot Density
SCORE: 2.3
Mild 5,008 Clicks Pub: Jul 2, 10
Twitter Topography
These New City Landscape Maps Use 'Tweetography' to Plot Density
These New City Landscape maps used 'tweetography' to create them. The contours on the map show the density of tweets in that particular area. The 'mountains' or lighter shades of green, yellow and red… [More]
Internet Media Maps - The 2010 Social Network World Map Provides an Outlook on Social Media
SCORE: 2.4
Mild 3,846 Clicks Pub: Aug 9, 10
Internet Media Maps
The 2010 Social Network World Map Provides an Outlook on Social Media
The 2010 Social Network World Map gives the public a glimpse into the world of social media. With a continuously growing number of people tuning into social networks and the like, this comical map provides… [More]