infoGROUP, the leading provider of data driven and interactive resources for targeted sales, marketing and research solutions today announced its infoUSA data will now power point of interest (POI) content for LikeMe.Net, a major player in the emerging industry of social search. infoUSA’s enhanced US content is already incorporated into its service with plans to soon include infoUSA’s Canadian data as well.
LikeMe.Net allows members to upload vital stats including favorite places and things. This ignites the website’s collaborative filtering platform and activates a personalized recommendation engine. LikeMe.Net taps into a network of people who have the same taste as other members and gives the best recommendations for the city they are traveling to or even in their own hometown.
There is no weeding through a long list of positive and negative reviews wondering whose opinions to trust as users receive unique recommendations based on their preferences.