Display Your Twitter Friends on a World Map

Today I started thinking about how cool it would be if I could see the locations of my Twitter friends on a Map. After spending some time Googling for such a tool I was only able to find one, and interestingly enough it only became available a few days ago.

I came across this post by Andy Murdoch who has created a Yahoo Pipe that puts nice pushpin representations of all your Twitter users on a map of the world. It also allows you to scroll through them displaying their names and Bio’s. Also, since it’s a Yahoo Pipe you can embed it into your own site.

Here’s an example using my Twitter account.

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  1. Glad you like it!

  2. Great, another thing to do with pipes that can suck up my last remaining spare seconds 🙂

    This is a really great find!

  3. Any idea if the generated twitter map is live? In any case this is pretty neat!

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    simple to setup and its a fun positive way to keep in contact with
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  5. That integrate with Yahoo map. I found http://twitnearby.com integrate Twitter with Google Map.

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