Dear Mappers, Let’s talk about Map Alerts this week 🙂 We would like to introduce and make you aware of how to find these Alerts and how to solve them in Map Creator (MC) and Mobile Map Creator (MMC). What are Map Alerts? Map Alerts (MA) are situations that should be checked because of the type of data sourced by us for the map indicates … Continue reading Map Alerts on Map Creator & Mobile Map Creator
Introducing our new campaign for Electric Vehicle drivers and alike – Project EV. As we know electric vehicles are a hot topic right now and becoming more and more popular as we regularly cover in our HERE blog. In this targeted campaign we would like our community to check and verify EV charging stations across the whole of the UK: Update the EV POI location … Continue reading Project EV Launches
Dear Mappers, This week we would like to let you know that the functionality to report Road Closures, Construction and Events has been updated in Map Creator (MC) and launched in Mobile Map Creator (MMC). 1. Updates in MC To access the menu, select the affected road segment and click on the red button that appears attached right side of the Road attributes … Continue reading Report Road Closures and Construction Events
Dear Mappers, For already almost two months we are been running our WEU “Place it!” Campaign 😊 This is our statistics update before the end of Sprint 1! So far our communities solved almost 30k Map Alerts! Incredible! We are very proud of you all and congratulations!!! 🤩 As a reminder, Sprint 1 ends us 7th of August at 15:00, so there is still … Continue reading WEU “Place it!” Challenge July Stats
Dear Mappers, Recently the process of adding and changing turn restrictions in the Map Creator has been changed and adapted. Formerly the icons for the allowed or restricted turns were appearing when clicking on the street link. Apparently this led to some editing of turn restrictions by accident, means without the real intention to change them. That´s why a new button to … Continue reading Turn Restrictions in Map Creator: Customised editing process
Dear Mappers, The big day has arrived!! 🤩 Finally we are very happy to announce that today our WEU “Place it!” Challenge has started! 😃 This campaign will consist of few sprints and today we launch Sprint 1! What is this campaign about? 😏 As we know, you are passionate about maps, thus we kick off with a special challenge related to Places/POI’s in 5 … Continue reading WEU “Place it!” Challenge has just started!
Dear Mappers, Our #stayathome initiative has come to a close but with a great impact! 😃 First of all we would like to congratulate all the users of Map Creator, who participated in this initiative: You are just amazing!!! 😍 So how far did we go with this #giveback initiative? 🤔 In Western Europe we achieved more than 46k Places edits during the challenge period. … Continue reading #stayathome Challenge Has Come to a Close!!!
Dear Readers, We hope you are all safe and healthy during this challenging period! While majority of us is working or staying at home, we still need to go out and visit some places to buy some food, medicine, or any other things we use every day. Therefore, it is important to stay up to date with the opening hours of a place, type or … Continue reading Places in Map Creator: New Covid-19 related attributes
The Community Editorial team are working on a new communications strategy for our users, to focus on your needs and expectations from your regional HERE Community representatives. Therefore, we would like to ask YOU for your feedback to help us improve the way we communicate with you. If you have 3-5 minutes of your time, please fill in this anonymous survey> HERE Your feedback is … Continue reading What would you like to read about?
Dear Mappers, We hope you are safe and doing fine! It’s time to announce you that our Map Creator Reboot just finished! So from now on you can access normally through the url: http://mapcreator.here.com and find out all the improvements made by our technical team. Some things to consider: User statistics are not yet updated Collections and watchlist are no longer displayed … Continue reading HERE Map Creator Reboot Complete!