Google Maps

Icon Google Maps – – is a web mapping service developed by Google. It offers satellite imagery, street maps, 360° panoramic views  (Street View), real-time traffic conditions (Google Traffic), and route planning for traveling by foot, car, bicycle, and public transportation. For gamification fans, Google Maps ranks users’ contributions – photos, reviews and fact-checking. …

Improving Signage

Photo: La Paz = Peace Visitors expect to find helpful directions — online and on the ground. Orientation is key. Good signage obeys three simple rules: 1) The information is clear.2) The information is accurate.3) The information is where the visitor is looking. Confusing, obsolete or hard-to-find information leads visitors to question the entire enterprise. …

Maps Links

Photo Links related to maps presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines Elsewhere on the Web Relief Maps WikipediaCognitive_map


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