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Optimized overview of maps, trails, activities, and much more

The new design of the Map Layer Panel makes it possible to gain a complete overview of all maps, styles, trails, activities, and additional layers, in a single glance.

Thanks to an intuitive visualization of available outdoor maps, digital trail networks and other helpful applications, we provide an optimized user experience for ideal route planning.

The new design of the Map Layer emphasizes the functionality of the different elements. As a result, users see more options than ever before, regardless of the screen size of their mobile device.

The general functionality of the Map Layer remains the same apart from the design changes. These changes apply to all frontends on the platform. The design update will be available on the web (desktop/mobile) first. With the changes in the app to follow.

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News from product development (2)

In this article we will show you what we have already implemented and are currently developing in the areas of product, content and cartography to provide you with more inspiration and planning security.

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News from product development (1)

In the following two articles we will show you what we have already implemented and are currently developing this year in the areas of product, content and cartography to offer you more inspiration, orientation and planning security.

Discover in this article our innovations and developments for more orientation and what has happened in terms of internationalization.

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Why regional destination apps are more important than ever before

The pandemic crisis and lockdowns worldwide are leading to a heavy increase in the number of visitors in some places as holidays abroad are not an option in most countries at the moment. Within weeks, the well-known hotspots of the touristic regions, which had already reached their limits on sunny weekends and holidays in the past, are proving to be overpopulated on a regular base now.

Simultaneously, the volume of day-tourists from the nearby regions rose to unheard of levels as these were some of the only remaining options for those looking for recreational activities in times when almost all of the alternatives were closed (swimming pools, museums, restaurants, etc.).

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Snap it – Smart route planning with imported GPX-Tracks

Until now, creating a route based on a previously recorded GPX track has often been very labor-intensive and time-consuming. The main reasons for this were the deviating geometry data of an imported GPX track from the route and the missing information about the route types (e.g. nature trail, asphalt, path, etc.), which had to be amended and processed when creating the route.

With the Outdooractive “Snap it” function, all these problems are now quickly and easily solved with a single click of the identically named button in the Outdooractive Business route planner.

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New FlexView Update: Even more powerful and user-friendly

The Outdooractive FlexView is the easiest way to integrate content from the Outdooractive database with your own website. The selected content, for example; routes, accommodations, excursions, skiing regions, events, etc. are displayed in a map view and also as a list or gallery view.

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