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Rider Demand

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CuriousCarol
1 Driver
 Posted 1 year, 10 months ago

I am a part time Uber driver newly in the myrtle beach sc area. I would like to know the rider demand and 'patterns' if you will. Other than on the app when I am logged in. Is there a way to see a mapped area and/or past statics?

I starting my Uber'ing while residing in Wilmington NC and 80% of the time it was steady and lucrative.  I have not found that to be the case here in Myrtle Beach SC 

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    breakingbread
    273 Rider Driver
     1 year ago

    Have you tried using the heat map feature in the partner app? When you turn your app on, you will see a heat map with different areas of your city shaded either yellow, orange, or red. These areas show you at a high level the demand for rides in different locations around your city. When I started driving I would just constantly monitor the heat map to determine the best times and places to drive.

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    changingtides
    49
     1 year ago

    I would think Myrtle Beach would be one of those places were you get heavy ridership in the summer and then barely nothing in the Winter. I wonder if it makes sense to do another job for the winter months or maybe delivery?