Category Archives: Business Mapping Software blog post

3 Key Aspects of Sales Territory Definition – Accountability, Sharing Data, & Franchising

Defining a territory has become somewhat routine for business mapping software users. It’s easy to simply run a polygon search tool across an area of ZIP codes and grab a selection of ZIP codes and call that a territory. Similarly, … Continue reading

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Measurement Tools in MapBusinessOnline

MapBusinessOnline is a business map designed to support organizations with map visualizations that depict aspects of their work, such as: ATM and vending machine placements Billboard placements Construction site placements Customer locations Delivery and pick-up ranges Infrastructure maps Insurance coverage … Continue reading

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A Word About Territory Mapping

The most common application of territory mapping, a feature of MapBusinessOnline, is sales territory mapping. Territory mapping is sales territory mapping for 90% of the MapBusinessOnline user base. The application of sales territories is common and wrestles with the same … Continue reading

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How A New User Gains Access to MapBusinessOnline

New users to MapBusinessOnline often start with the Free Trial.  Signing up for the Free Trial and registering for MapBusinessOnline is the same process. Click the Start Free Now button at www.MapBusinessOnline.com,  which sets up the free trial and registers … Continue reading

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How to Add Map Layers to Your First Business Map

MapBusinessOnline includes a variety of Map Layers that are overlaid on top of a basic map background to provide the basic components of a business map.  The map background, usually the “Streets” layer, is the bottom layer that all the … Continue reading

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How Do I Create a Demographic ZIP Code Map?

Let’s create a demographic map by ZIP code. We’ll be using the ZIP code map layer and applying demographic data to that layer. ZIP code maps are one of the most popular uses of online business mapping software. As preparation, … Continue reading

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4 Enhancements for Your First Business Map

So, you’ve created a basic business map.  You’ve downloaded the Map App and accessed MapBusinessOnline from the Windows Start Menu or MAC Applications folder. Then you imported an address-based or latitude longitude-based spreadsheet and developed a map that pertains to … Continue reading

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Six Key Questions to Ask About Your Business Map Project

Managing a map project may seem like a daunting experience to the uninitiated. Not to worry, MapBusinessOnline provides most of what you’ll require to complete a successful business mapping project. Someone in your organization has decided a business map is … Continue reading

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How Do I Share Demographic Data Through An Interactive Web Map?

MapBusinessOnline allows a subscribing Map Creator to share interactive web maps that include demographic data at no additional charge. Make sure any business mapping software tools you subscribe to offer the same generous capabilities. A subscriber can setup this publicly … Continue reading

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The Six Top Considerations When Creating a Business Map

What are the most important considerations when creating a compelling business map? Business mapping software generally includes a complete set of geospatial tools to help you create a beautiful business map, with a relevant array of corresponding analysis data. These … Continue reading

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