Hello everyone, I need to display the location of someone's followers in a map, so he can see the distribution by country of his followers.
I couldn't use the location, since it is just a text box where the user can enter anything and it would be pretty complicated to interpret that without some level of error. So my second idea was to use the place info in the user's last tweet, but then I realized that most tweets don't attach such info. So now I'm at a loss. Do I invest time in interpreting the location field, or are there better (easier or more accurate) ways to get such info? It doesn't even need to be down to the city level, as long as I can get a country, it's fine. Thank you all in advance. Best regards, Marcelo -- Twitter developer documentation and resources: http://dev.twitter.com/doc API updates via Twitter: http://twitter.com/twitterapi Issues/Enhancements Tracker: http://code.google.com/p/twitter-api/issues/list Change your membership to this group: http://groups.google.com/group/twitter-development-talk