Tips & Tricks: Speed Limits and Legal Dividers in Map Creator

Temporary vs Permanent Speed Limits From time to time, we receive information, that Map Creator users have coded temporary speed limits as permanent speed limits and unfortunately this is transferred into our map. As a general rule, only permanent speed limits should be coded in the Map Creator. The Speed Limit Coding Training Video provides a good overview on how to do it. Unfortunately, in … Continue reading Tips & Tricks: Speed Limits and Legal Dividers in Map Creator

Speed Cameras: A New Feature in Map Creator

Dear Mappers,   Already noticed the new feature to add Safety Cameras in Map Creator? We give you a detailed view of the new menus, such as viewing, adding, changing or deleting safety cameras.   To view the safety cameras activate the menu in the upper bar in the right corner. A question will be asked if you want to enable this feature, which should … Continue reading Speed Cameras: A New Feature in Map Creator

User Story: Jean-Baptiste B. from France

Hello Jean-Baptiste, could you introduce you to the community in a few words?   I’m 29 years old and I’m a works supervisor in the building trade and a Map Creator Map Master. I ’m currently living near to the city of Lyon in France.   When did you start to be active and contribute to Map Creator?   I’ve been active and contributed for … Continue reading User Story: Jean-Baptiste B. from France

Road Closures: A New Feature in Map Creator

Recently a new attribute category has been added to Map Creator: Road Closures. Using this new feature enables you to enter information to indicate that a road segment is currently closed, for example due to construction activities.  This data will be directed to  our HERE Live Traffic team to display in navigation systems with HERE maps and on wego.here.com where roads are closed and cannot … Continue reading Road Closures: A New Feature in Map Creator

Best practices in Map Creator Community

Why help building a better map?   We would like to share a best practice of Map Creator Community: some discrepancies between speed limits and speed categories, mainly in urban areas, were discovered this month by Community members. Thanks to the local support this was reported to our Community Expert, who was able to identify several examples and escalate it to be resolved. Spotting such … Continue reading Best practices in Map Creator Community

Map My Summer News: 07/09/2018

Hi Mappers! Tick tock ⏰… time is running and maybe your holiday is almost over! 🔔 It’s the final countdown…only 📢 9 days left 📢 to reach 2,500 or more edits! It’s still not too late to be one of the winners in Map My Summer initiative! Upto now  48 users in Western Europe already achieved 2,500 or more edits during the period of our initiative, where 25 … Continue reading Map My Summer News: 07/09/2018

Vehicular Access & Other Attributes

Hello Mappers, New features are available now in Map Creator!! Check this out below: Within the Road attributes menu, there are now further options for restrictions in the “Vehicular Access” and in the “Other attributes” sections. Among the “Vehicular Access” you will now also find Towed Caravan, Trailer and Motorhome. In addition, we can now also enter additional restrictions such as maximum height, width, length … Continue reading Vehicular Access & Other Attributes