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Who's Chilling on the same Latitude | 0 degrees | HipMaps

Who’s Chillin’ on the Same Latitude?

Just because the latitude is the same sure doesn’t mean the climate is the same – and we’re guessing you are going to be really surprised by this map series! Think most of Europe is at the same latitude as most of the USA? Think again my friends…welcome to our

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HipMaps Announces New App Feature

HipMaps Announces New App Feature

You shared your feedback — and HipMaps has listened! “I’ve gotten a variety of suggestions on how we could improve our app since we launched back in June 2021,” said Rachel LeRoy, founder and CEO of HipMaps. “Consistently we got requests to add a way to access more information about the businesses

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HipMaps Receives BizBash Event Experience Award

Out of 500 submissions across more than 70 categories, HipMaps has been named a 2023 BizBash Event Experience Award (EEA) winner in the Best New Event Product/Service category. “Growing up, I always loved maps — and eventually found myself wanting to take the leap and create a business around them,” said Rachel LeRoy,

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Using maps to increase empathy | HipMaps

Using Maps To Increase Connection And Empathy

Can something static like a map help increase our empathetic connection with people we do not know and places we have never been? Allow me to jump directly to the answer: heck yes it can! Perspective: Maps Increase Empathy In this age of digital maps, where we can virtually travel

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