Kevin Kelly Interprets the Web With the ‘Internet Mapping Project'

By: Rachel Bowman - Published: Jun 2, 2009 • References: &
Kevin Kelly was interested in seeing how people imagined the online world, so he asked them to simply draw a map of the Internet, and indicate their homes on the map. With that, the ‘Internet Mapping Project’ was born.

The ‘Internet Mapping Project’ takes maps drawn from people of different age groups and experience levels and posts them online for others to see.

It’s interesting to see how people conceptualize the world of the internet - some in squiggles, some in flow charts! Stats for Online Cartography Trending: Older & Chilly
Research: 4,033 clicks in 364 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Online Cartography
Related: 79 examples / 61 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-55
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