Aol: Mapquest

  • Mapquest Gets A New Look And Logo

    … as well. While these changes represent aesthetic and performance improvements, I don’t believe they’re yet sufficient to reclaim lost ground. However if Mapquest continues to invest and improve (now as part of Verizon) it may be able to attract new users. Mapquest was the market leader and the brand synonymous with digital maps until Google displaced…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 22 readers -
  • Bing Adds New Tools, Enhanced Content To Mapping Upgrade

    … is currently the dominant use case for maps. Overall, the new version of Bing Maps gets much closer to Google Maps in terms of functionality and in some areas exceeds it with a more user-friendly experience. There’s also a quasi-assist from MapQuest, with Bing emulating “layered” results allowing simultaneous and successive display of category searches…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO Content- 34 readers -
  • MapQuest’s New Commute App Helps Optimize Drive Times

    …-minute notifications prior to departure about traffic and drive times. At any point during the day, outside of normal commute hours, users can open the app and get traffic conditions and ETA estimates. It also shows routing back to work or home if you’re in a different location. Commute also prompts users to download the main MapQuest navigation app…

    Greg Sterling/ Search Engine Landin SEO- 5 readers -