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Google Trends Highlights Britain’s Coolest Cities


Using Google Trends I wanted to compare ‘Radiohead’ (Blue) and ‘Leona Lewis’ (Orange). An unexpected result is that Google breaks down the search by city, highlighting the musical taste of each region.

Oxford is Radiohead’s home city, so perhaps not surprising they favour the miserable foursome. Brighton manages to uphold it’s reputation by preferring Radiohead, as does Bristol and student-heavy Cambridge. On the flip side, Croydon, as you’d expect, is biased heavily towards Leona. What I didn’t expect was the supposedly cool, rock loving cities of Leeds, Nottingham and Edinburgh clearly favouring Leona.

1. Oxford, United Kingdom
 
 
 
2. Brighton, United Kingdom
 
 
 
3. Cardiff, United Kingdom
 
 
 
4. Cambridge, United Kingdom
 
 
 
5. Bristol, United Kingdom
 
 
 
6. Croydon, United Kingdom
 
 
 
7. Edinburgh, United Kingdom
 
 
 
8. Leeds, United Kingdom
 
 
 
9. Nottingham, United Kingdom
 
 
 
10. Poplar, United Kingdom
 
 
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Neil Cartwright founded Million Media in 2006 with the aim to help people understand digital marketing and use it to their advantage. The vision hasn't changed but the technology has.

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This entry was posted on December 6, 2007 by in artists, music.
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