Maps for Tourism

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Maps for Tourism

Showcasing excitement and beauty on a map! “It’s time to plan your trip to Pittsburgh, the city that’s continually recognized by travel professionals as a must-see destination. Most recently, Harper’s Bazaar named Pittsburgh one of the “Best Places to Travel in 2017.” With outstanding attractions, award-winning restaurants, world-class accommodations and so much more. Add to that the friendly people, affordability and walkability, you’ve got the perfect recipe for … Read More

Maps for Ports of Call

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Custom port of call map

Creating a map to navigate ports of call Viking Cruises was founded in 1997 with the purchase of four ships in Russia. Under the Viking River Cruises brand, the company expanded into the American market in 2000, establishing US headquarters in Los Angeles, California. Through rapid expansion, the company has grown to be the world’s leading river cruise line, with … Read More

Maps for Hospitality

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Putting legendary luxury and modern elegance on the map Opened in 1955 by distinguished hotelier Conrad Hilton, The Beverly Hilton, a Forbes Four-Star hotel, combines the excitement and entertainment of Hollywood with the prestige of Beverly Hills. Nestled at the crossroads of the iconic Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevards, the hotel features 569 guest rooms designed to evoke the best … Read More

Maps to Generate Revenue

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Revenue is always a top priority for the newspaper industry. With online media resources constantly expanding, traditional print media is always seeking ways to increase subscriptions and grow advertising. Since 2006, Maps.com has been providing unique tools for newspapers with our Acqir program. Creating a tool to increase readership Traditional daily newspapers are still popular despite the growing online news … Read More

Maps for Emergency Response

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Emergency preparedness and response is something that is taken very seriously by our state governments. All state websites have sections devoted to preparing for all types of emergencies. One very important category is medical response, which falls under the departments of health. Creating a tool for planning In any type of disaster, whether natural or man-made, access to medical services is … Read More

Maps to Run By

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With around 70 marathons in California each year, it can be challenging for an event director to attract runners. Fast Green Racing, organizers of the Mountains 2 Beach Marathon in Ventura, California, was looking for a tool to help promote and showcase their unique event. They came to Maps.com. Creating a tool to showcase the marathon “Uniquely situated and  surrounded … Read More

Maps to Save the Bonobo

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What are bonobos and why would they need a map? Well, although they are one of humankind’s closest living relatives, sharing 98.7% of their genetic code with us, they don’t have much use for maps themselves. The mission of saving them, however, does. Creating a visually Impactful image to elevate awareness Bonobos are primates and are often confused with the … Read More

Maps to Inspire

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There are almost endless uses for maps. Travelers use them to find a location they are going to, or to plan their next vacation. Teachers use them to show their students faraway places they may never see in person. Businesses use them for everything from planning and managing, to market research. Another way a maps are valuable is to help tell … Read More

Innovations in Renovation

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  Maps are being used as visual representations by businesses every day. They help with everything from internal planning, client management and market research, to wayfinding and location services. In the restoration and renovation services industry, maps are crucial. Damage to buildings from storms, fires, and other natural and manmade disasters can cost businesses millions of dollars in lost revenue. BluSky Restoration offers … Read More

Innovations in Real Estate

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Maps are being used by businesses every day to do everything from internal planning, client management, and market research, to wayfinding and location services. One industry where maps are crucial is in Real Estate. Potential home buyers need to visualize the local area around the houses they are interested in and realtors want to make that as simple as possible … Read More