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Month: February 2017

Importance of Map Symbols

Importance of Map Symbols

When you first look at a map what is the first thing you typically see? Usually it’s how to make certain items stand out on the map that you want to draw attention to. This is something core to storytelling with maps. The importance of map symbols. This can be expanded to more than just symbols. We can apply this term to all items on the map. Data drives the design behind the map. Read up on this topic here….

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Behind the Map

Behind the Map

When you look at a map we doubt you really see or better yet understand what it really contains. That’s totally understandable. We want to take you though the finer details behind the map. Don’t worry we will keep things general so you get the basics. Behind the Map All maps start with data. Most people always forget the first step and it’s the most important. Behind that map is a database that drives what you can do with the…

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