The power of location: HERE Places Footprints service

Dear Mappers, Have you ever wondered how marketeers nowadays adjust their plans and communication with consumers? 🤔 It’s now much easier to approach the audience with applicable advertising by simply understanding their behavior. Behavior, meant by where and when the consumers are, enables custom-made campaigns for the consumers. For that to happen we need to we need to know their location. Therefore, we are thrilled … Continue reading The power of location: HERE Places Footprints service

Map Creator tips & tricks: For a better experience_Part 2

Hello Mappers, This week we would like to give you some tips to improve your work in Map Creator: 1. Highlight the entire street name Press Alt + click on a link All links with the same name will be highlighted and can be modified at once If you modify in one go, all the attributes that differ along the highlighted links will receive a … Continue reading Map Creator tips & tricks: For a better experience_Part 2

Reporting Road Closures for Traffic service

Hello Mappers, Many of us are aware of the possibility  to report Road Closures in Map Creator that will be used for our Traffic service. If you don’t remember it’s easy to access this functionality via the road attributes menu on the last option in the toolbar: Road Closures – as shown in the image below. Please fill the information with the following instructions: As detailed/precise … Continue reading Reporting Road Closures for Traffic service

Testers chosen for the User Testing Pool

Dear Readers, We would like to announce that finally we have reviewed all the applications for the User Testing Pool. To our big surprise, in  Benelux we received 16 applications!!! It’s amazing to read how motivated you are and willing to support us! Therefore, we would like to THANK YOU for your time and effort spent on your application! Nevertheless, out of so many applications we … Continue reading Testers chosen for the User Testing Pool

Map Creator tips & tricks: For a better experience

Dear Mappers, Your editing work has been absolutely fantastic, and we want to make sure that it’s integrated as quickly and efficiently as possible. Therefore, we’ve created the following short checklist for you to use when adding or fixing roads: 1. Smooth geometry While adding/editing a geometry, try to smooth it as much as possible, to prevent a sharp angle validation. See example in image … Continue reading Map Creator tips & tricks: For a better experience

New features for Map Creator Desktop and Mobile

Hi Mappers, This week we would like to share with you some new features present in Map Creator: 1. Protected Roads removed Some of you might have noticed that now you can modify what we call ‘Protected geometry’ in Map Creator. In order to identify what is protected – when you select a road that is protected you’ll see an icon with letter A on … Continue reading New features for Map Creator Desktop and Mobile