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Brand Identity Guidelines

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Nov 18

November 14, 2018

What is a brand identity style guide – why is it important?

By Caroline Robinson /

What is a brand identity style guide? When starting your own business, creating a brand identity style guide may not...

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UK Mapping Festival 2018 Entry to BCS Awards

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Oct 18

October 29, 2018

UK’s First Mapping Festival 2018 and British Cartographic Society (BCS) Awards

By Caroline Robinson /

UK’s First Mapping Festival 2018 For those who live and work with maps, the UK Mapping Festival was the highlight...

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Caroline Robinson creating an illustrated map

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Oct 18

October 23, 2018

What is the design process when creating a map and how does this affect your budget?

By Caroline Robinson /

Commissioning a map Commissioning any project can at times feel daunting. When working with a good cartographer the costs of...

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How to find us - directions to the Clear Mapping Co office

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Oct 18

October 15, 2018

Google Maps – what are the alternatives

By Caroline Robinson /

As you may well be aware Google is now charging its users for the Google Maps API. As of 11...

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Pantone swatch

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Oct 18

October 9, 2018

The colour challenge for cartographers – what you need to know before you create a map

By Caroline Robinson /

Colour is worthy of great study as a topic on its own When creating a map, we always ask if...

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Carolina our intern working on a project

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Jul 18

July 11, 2018

How to get an Internship at Clear Mapping Co

By Caroline Robinson /

Internships at Clear Mapping Co Here at Clear Mapping Co, we have previously taken on students for work experience on...

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Compass on OS map showing Falmouth

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Jul 18

July 3, 2018

What is the Geospatial Commission? How will it impact businesses?

By Caroline Robinson /

What is the Geospatial Commission? In November 2017 the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced in his Autumn Briefing the implementation...

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Visitor using paper map

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Jun 18

June 19, 2018

What are the benefits of paper maps to tourism?

By Caroline Robinson /

A brief history of paper maps Paper maps originated from a military background in Britain. The potential threat of invasions...

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May 18

May 14, 2018

GIS trends in Higher Education

By Caroline Robinson /

In Caroline's previous blog "How satellite imagery supports good governance" she spoke about presenting her paper and the conference themes presented...

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Caroline Robinson drawing by hand

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May 18

May 7, 2018

How to start a career in cartography: Caroline Robinson shares her journey

By Caroline Robinson /

We are often contacted by people asking how to start a career in cartography. Caroline thought it would be useful...

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Aliathon Village

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Apr 18

April 16, 2018

How satellite imagery supports good governance

By Caroline Robinson /

Attending the RSCy 2018 Conference Caroline was invited to present her paper on “Innovation in Arabic cartography for the National...

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Wildflowers

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Apr 18

April 9, 2018

What is a GIS (Geographic Information System)?

By Caroline Robinson /

What is a GIS? A Geographic Information System (GIS) is really exciting software which you may have used without realising...

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Feb 18

February 1, 2018

Spatial Data and Spatial Analysis Training in Southampton

By Caroline Robinson /

Over three days in January, Nick ran a series of one day GIS training sessions for the ADRC-E at the...

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Chy Carne, The Lizard, Cornwall

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Dec 17

December 18, 2017

Integrated maps for streamlined bookings: raise the bar in your customer service

By Caroline Robinson /

Staying a step ahead of the competition It looks like the rise of the Staycation is set to continue. That...

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Google Map View of Clear Mapping Co

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Nov 17

November 23, 2017

How to change your Google Business Pointer

By Caroline Robinson /

We share how to update your GoogleMaps Pointer. 1. Being ‘found’ on the Internet The best way to ensure that...

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Farm Innovation Show 2017 Hamper

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Nov 17

November 23, 2017

Farm Innovation Show – Competition Winner

By Caroline Robinson /

Following our return to Cornwall, after the fantastic event at The Farm Innovation Show, it was time to draw the...

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Farm Show 2017 Caroline and Kirstin

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Nov 17

November 23, 2017

Farm Innovation Show, NEC, 2017

By Caroline Robinson /

Clear Mapping Co were thrilled to exhibit at the Farm Innovation Show, NEC, over the 7th & 8th November. The...

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