Cool Geo-visualisation of Tweeting Culture across the Major African Cities.


The tweet Maps below produced by Mark Graham and his team from Oxford Internet Institute could throw a lot of insights about the use of online social media across Africa, the tweeting culture variation from Johannesburg to Mogadishu.

One can as well, make an inference about internet access and usage across the continent, from Johannesburg to Mogadishu.

On the other hand, it is clear that Geo-business Intel can be foraged from tweets. Making Sense of web-based conversations from these geo-tagged tweets, business managers can discern business performance geographically.

Take a look…..






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