Mapline Blog

Tune in for new updates, tips, tricks, and news about Mapline!

YourNews Leverages Mapping Software to Publish Nationwide Local News Online

Daily news platform YourNews brings local news online to audiences across the United States. By partnering with network affiliates and advertisers, the company serves a nationwide audience by Zip Code. The website—an aggregate of city, county, state, regional and international news stories—aims to provide accessible local news to as many readers as possible amid declining […]

3 Benefits of Route Planning Software

Planning routes by hand has never been an easy task. Whether your priority is managing a successful sales team or scheduling a large fleet, manual planning can lead to route inaccuracies. And inaccuracies mean unhappy customers, decreased lead generation, and costly delivery blunders. The solution? Powerful automated route planning not only creates efficient routes in […]

How 3PL Companies Use Geospatial Data

In today’s global society, one product may travel by rail, ship, plane and truck to reach its destination. While globalization creates a more connected world, it also introduces complexities to supply chains. Supply chain managers must orchestrate multiple facilities, and they are responsible for countless interactions and dependencies. As a result, many rely on third […]

The Importance of Adopting GIS for Education

Businesses worldwide recognize the usefulness of geography. Geography has applications in many professions, such as business, marketing, criminal justice, public administration and social work. Increasingly, companies want employees with experience in GIS technology. Job candidates can stand out by learning GIS concepts and obtaining valuable geographic skills in college alongside core classes like math and […]

How to Create a Heat Map

What is a heat map and how can it help you dive deeper into your business analytics? A heat map is a color-coded representation of your data. Different color gradients represent various values and ultimately give you a clear snapshot of otherwise complex information. With Mapline, learning how to create a heat map from Excel […]

Benefits of Petroleum and Pipeline GIS

Mapping and spatial analysis are increasingly essential components to the oil and gas industry. Decision-makers, planners and crew in the field can leverage geographic information in every phase of the extraction and delivery process. Here are three top ways GIS mapping and spatial analytics influence the oil and gas sector. 1. Oil and Gas Site […]
The easiest mapping software on the planet
Copyright Mapline®
Customer Service: +1 800.969.1454