Tips & Tricks for a better Map Creator Experience

Hey Mappers, Your editing work is always 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 or editing road geometry, try to smooth it as much as possible, to prevent a sharp angle validation. See example in … Continue reading Tips & Tricks for a better Map Creator Experience

New features for Map Creator Desktop and Mobile

Hey Mappers, This week we would like to share with you some new features now present in Map Creator: 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

Urban Mobility Index

Dear Mappers,   Have you ever wondered how cities nowadays have been dealing with mobility in terms of connectivity, sustainability, affordability and innovation?   Now you can explore it by simply visiting our Urban Mobility Index page, where you can select a city out of the provided list and see how our cities have been rapidly changing and becoming more smart in terms of:   … Continue reading Urban Mobility Index

New roads: Under Construction

Hey Mappers, We would like to thank you very much for all your edits done in Map Creator so far.   You’ve all been providing missing geometry and attributes for new streets and paths which are missing from our maps, using for example, fresh satellite images (if available to you, please check the Alternate Sat Layer!) or gpx-/geojsonfiles in Your Geospace.   Moving on to new under construction roads that are … Continue reading New roads: Under Construction

Protected Roads

Dear Mappers, First of all, Happy New Year to you! 🎉 As first news of this year, we would like to let you know that the “Road Protection” functionality for main roads was removed from Map Creator at the end of December 2018. Therefore, you won’t see the “Protected Roads” button displayed anymore on the task bar at the bottom right. This means that users are … Continue reading Protected Roads

User Testing Pool

Dear Map Creator User! The survey to register for the User Testing Pool participant has been closed. Currently we are analysing all applications and will keep you posted about who has been chosen. Map Creator is constantly evolving as our developers are permanently working to make Map Creator even more attractive, user-friendly and efficient for our users. So, what could be more natural than to … Continue reading User Testing Pool