Data visualization: IA’s web trend map 2008

Like in previous years Japanese design agency Information Architects have released a web trend map in the form of the the greater Tokyo-area train map.

The 2008 version of the map shows almost 300 of the most influential and successful websites. It’s available as a interactive map online or you can download an A0 version as a pdf file to hang it as a poster in your office or at home.

More information and versions from previous years is available at the IA web site.


Click on the image below for the link

link to IA web trends map 2008









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