The Role of Location APIs in Shaping the Future of Field Service

The field service industry provides a crucial link between customers and their service providers. Field service professionals have the unique ability to provide an in-person experience that can promote customer satisfaction and loyalty. This can be especially important in industries where customers need personalized attention and installation, such as automotive repair or home appliance installation. […]

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How to Add an Address to OpenStreetMap: A 3 Step Guide

How to add addresses to OpenStreetMap

Context: LocationIQ uses a combination of OpenSource and third party datasets behind its APIs. OpenStreetMap is the most prominent OpenSource dataset we use. OpenStreetMap is a completely free online, editable map of the world! The OpenStreetMap community consists of enthusiastic and passionate people from all around the world passionate about mapping and supporting open source […]

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A Guide to Location APIs for Real Estate platforms

geocoding for real estate

If you’re a real estate professional, you know that the industry is highly competitive! With so many agents and brokers vying for the attention of buyers and sellers — how do you stand out? One way to differentiate is by offering a top-notch user experience on your website. This can include offering a sleek, easy-to-use […]

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Quick Introduction to Reverse Geocoding with Python

Reverse geocoding takes latitude and longitude points, obtained by GPS devices, and returns associated street addresses and place names. This is useful if you want to plot GPS data on a map and show the address. In this tutorial, we’ll be covering how to use reverse geocoding with Python with an example from LocationIQ Step […]

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