Location APIs 101: Understanding What They Are and How They Benefit Businesses

Commonly used, but not commonly known. Location APIs benefit businesses in most every industry. Understanding what each location API does will help your business determine what direction to go. Location application programming interfaces (location APIs) are commonly used by a company’s IT and Marketing Departments. They work behind-the-scenes to ensure businesses run smoothly and efficiently, … More Location APIs 101: Understanding What They Are and How They Benefit Businesses

MapQuest for Business Integrates with Epic

LOS ANGELES DECEMBER 15, 2021 System1, an omnichannel customer acquisition platform, today announced that its MapQuest Business-to-Business (B2B) service has been selected to provide mapping/navigation and geolocation services for leading health information company, Epic. Epic will enable the option to use MapQuest’s location and mapping services across dozens of workflows within Epic’s electronic health record … More MapQuest for Business Integrates with Epic

2 Reasons Why the Most Successful Businesses Use Routing APIs

Routing APIs are giving the most successful businesses an advantage over their competitors. There are numerous reasons why some businesses are more successful than others. We often think that success is tied to brand loyalty and brand recognition, but then, seemingly out of nowhere, a new company emerges and begins attracting those once loyal customers … More 2 Reasons Why the Most Successful Businesses Use Routing APIs

How Location Data Can Address Key Healthcare Challenges

Healthcare leaders are faced with tough challenges today that require quick, decisive action. They must assess population health in real-time and improve emergency preparedness while meeting goals for patient experience and satisfaction. On top of that, administrators have the difficult task of cutting operational costs without sacrificing vital services to their communities. To reduce obstacles, … More How Location Data Can Address Key Healthcare Challenges

Top 3 Reasons to Use Location-Based Marketing in Healthcare

Location matters to healthcare consumers, and it’s essential to your local marketing strategy. Fortunately, advances in geospatial technology give health leaders access to a huge range of tools. Location-enabled geospatial solutions, like the MapQuest for Business platform, can improve the patient experience and increase health brand recognition.  In this article, we’ll explain the meaning of … More Top 3 Reasons to Use Location-Based Marketing in Healthcare

What Healthcare Leaders Should Know About Geospatial Data

The best health organizations take a human-centered approach while using technology to ensure high-quality interactions. Each improvement to care, management, or resource allocation drives excellent patient experiences.  However, leaders need relevant datasets to develop meaningful insights.  Geospatial data provides location-based intelligence allowing you to personalize experiences while reducing inefficiencies. It also helps professionals visualize answers … More What Healthcare Leaders Should Know About Geospatial Data

How Healthcare Leaders Can Realize an ROI from Geomarketing

Are your healthcare providers spending more time on the road? Perhaps you need a safer way to check-in patients? Mapping and navigation technology that seamlessly connects to your Epic electronic medical records (EMR) system can help you optimize your processes, allowing your healthcare staff to put the focus where it counts—on your patients.  However, to … More How Healthcare Leaders Can Realize an ROI from Geomarketing

How Location Technologies Help in the Fight against COVID-19

Learn about the ways communities are combating COVID-19 with tracking and location technologies. Geographic information system (GIS) mapping is used extensively in this country’s fight against COVID-19. It is being used to show how the virus spreads and for contact tracking and tracing worldwide. This technology aids in predicting healthcare needs and spikes in virus … More How Location Technologies Help in the Fight against COVID-19

What is Geocoding and How Can It Help You Sell Products?

Understand the basics of location technologies and how these technologies can be applied to your business to increase sales, boost efficiency, and potentially keep your workforce safer. Reaching customers when and where they are most likely to buy is the goal for any business. Using geocoding is a great way to make this ideal scenario … More What is Geocoding and How Can It Help You Sell Products?

Breaking News: New Geocoder Platform to be Released

MapQuest for Business is pleased to announce the release of its new geocoder platform. On Monday, November 16, 2020, all MapQuest for Business customers will have the option to upgrade to the new backend of the MapQuest for Business geocoder platform. What work is required on the backend? Simply opt-in. There is no action necessary … More Breaking News: New Geocoder Platform to be Released