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

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

The Best Map Website for Multiple Locations

As you add new business locations, it’s vital to keep your customers and potential clients informed. While you’ll find plenty of options for adding a map with multiple sites to your website, not all are created the same. Some can be difficult to embed on or don’t offer features essential for meeting customer expectations.  Moreover, … More The Best Map Website for Multiple Locations

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

5 Most Important Location APIs in the Technology Industry

Technology companies are changing the way their customers navigate the world using location services technologies, which offer precise location data and powerful developer tools. Location information plays a major role in today’s technology environment. Whether it’s asset management, tracking your workforce, providing precise directions, or giving your clients and customers vital details, the use of … More 5 Most Important Location APIs in the Technology Industry

Q&A Series: COVID-19 & The Technology Industry

MapQuest for Business’s Carol Marcoux answers questions pertaining to COVID-19’s impact on the technology industry. COVID-19 has had a dramatic impact on nearly every business, regardless of industry or geographic location. With businesses now having to navigate new ways of doing business, many are searching for new and reliable technology so that they can make … More Q&A Series: COVID-19 & The Technology Industry