Infographic: What Men and Women Really Want, According to Social Media
Mar 14, 2012 15:10
Its hard to say what women really want. Or what men really want. But leave that job to social media data. It'll be able to tell you just what's going through both genders' heads and minds.
Social media monitoring company NetBase analyzed a year’s worth of online conversations — 27 billion, to be exact. They parsed English grammar and gender voice in search of phrases like "I want X". They analyzed the data for sentiment and condensed it into a top 10 list for each sex.
Are you curious to know what you really want? Does it differ to the general likes and wants of your gender? Check it out afte rthe jump.
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