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The United States of Craigslist


Image: IDVsolutions/Flickr

John Nelson of IDV Solutions
graphed the map of the United States, according to the areas that have
their own Craigslist board:

… here is a map that approximates geographic coverage to individual
sites using a Voronoi process as a base (more info on process below).
It is at least a start at visualizing the geographic coverage and distribution
of the community-driven instances of craigslist.

Link
[Flickr] – via Datavis
| If you’re curious, here’s the Wikipedia article on Voronoi
diagram
used in the making of the map

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Date
July 22nd, 2012

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Stranger to the World

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