24 April 2008

Yahoo Local - GeoSpatial Searches

Yahoo Local - GeoSpatial Searching

Results from searches can now be interactively expanded/refined by geographical location.

*Top Tip - You need to use the 'Expand' Map when in 'Shrink' Map Mode

Yahoo Local Nearest Interactive Radius Slider

After a search is returned you can expand or shrink the circle

Yahoo Local Nearest Interactive Radius Slider Larger Area
In this case expanding gets you a wider area of results

A Nice Touch! - One over Google Maps there?

Yahoo Local London Nearest - No Radius Search Circle
UK Users will have to sit and wait, this does not work in Yahoo Local UK. (yet)

More info on Geospatial techinques

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