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Yelp’s New Maps Help You Find Food you like and to avoid Touristic places

Tuesday, 9 July 2013 StrongMocha 0

Yelp did release Worldmaps which provide a interesting view on the data the company collects.

What is Yelp?  Yelp offers you over 39 Mio reviews, those reviews are provided by users of Yelp (called “Yelpers”) after they experienced a hotel, restaurant or any other local business.

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Yelp did ealier in JUly release Yelp Wordmap:  a map showing density of keywords used in Yelp reviews to reveal fascinating patterns of local discovery. Day one 14 cities ave been made available: AustinBostonChicagoLondon,Los AngelesNew YorkParisPhiladelphiaPortlandSan DiegoSan FranciscoSeattleToronto and Washington DC.

Yelp did recently release maps that show based on their review key words that are most used in certain areas. This can help you to for example to find or avoid touristic places like shown on the NY map below

 

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or go to places which are more related to cheap in London:

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