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Landing Page
General UX

Landing Page

What Problem Does This Solve? Introduce the user to the application and gather first inputs to optimize the map experience Why Use This Pattern? For years map application developers have chosen (intentionally or not) to start the application with the map at the smallest possible scale, i.e. the initial map extent shows the complete extent […]

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Browse Geographies
Orienting Yourself

Browse Geographies

What Problem Does This Solve? Users don’t know or cannot recall the name or location of a geographic boundary and need help to discover or find places based on a hierarchical structure. When to Use This Pattern Browsing is an exploratory, information seeking strategy that is especially appropriate for new or unknown domains. Providing a […]

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