I like to do this periodically. Sometimes you get more interesting results than other times. This time I figured I’d do a quick and dirty stitching of the entire Trendsmap map. In no way is it complete, but it’s still cool, and kinda beautiful. (click it to get the full-sized version) More importantly, and this is the MSFSer in me, it’s kind of neat to see how tweets can be incredibly regional — even though I follow like 3k people on Twitter, almost none of them tweet in a foreign language or from non-western states. It’s a reality check, at least a geographical one, if looking at Twitter can be seen as such.
I think there are some incorrectly geolocated keywords because I increased the browser size to 5k pixels across 3 screens and maybe the tag locations weren’t updated.
The Trendsmap blog also has some cool viz’s of world cities:
And less obvious: