Cyber Spaces, Social Geographies

care of the math/sarcasm/romance & language blogger geniuses, and my friend Shamrock who passed this along for us here at blackmaps:
a Map of Online Communities!
online_communities_small

In case you can’t see it on yr fancy mini laptop, the main banner says
MAP OF ONLINE COMMUNITIES and related points of interest- geographic area represents estimated size of membership. No the survey info that informs this is not exhaustive or complete, but if you’re even thinking that you are totally missing the brilliance of this anyway!

if you clicked above to that blog, the following quote is floating on the original map

I’m waiting for the day when, if you tell someone ‘I’m from the internet’, instead of laughing they just ask ‘oh, what part?

kindred spirits me lovelies.

I mean, there is seriously a bay that says here be anthropomorphic dragons!!!

Right up me alley I’d say. (someone changed their facebook language to pirate english recently…)

The internets have been democratized! Live it up!
Sunshine Superboy

today’s bonus? my #1 ‘thank god the internet is in my life’ (instead of tv) moment of the week:

this is serious stuff folks. serious.

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2 Responses to “Cyber Spaces, Social Geographies”

  1. you think that’s a map of the internet? check this out

    Web Trend Map 4

    it’s the power structure of the internet grafted onto the tokyo subway map!

  2. […] Black Maps: science + politics + comics + maps reflections of an amateur cartographer « Cyber Spaces, Social Geographies […]

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