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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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Locate Me
Orienting Yourself

Locate Me

What Problem Does This Solve? User needs to quickly find her current location on the map. When to Use This Pattern Use to identify and locate the real-world geographic location of a person’s device without the need of complicated data input or map navigation. This functionality is most commonly provided on mobile devices that run […]

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