Wooden Christmas Tree Advent Calendar

Build the excitement of a Family Christmas with a wooden Christmas tree advent calendar   Christmas is just round the corner and we wanted to tell you about this stunning handmade wooden Christmas Tree advent calendar. It would make a beautiful and fun addition to your Christmas decorations this year. Personalisable Wooden Christmas Tree Advent…

Postcode Maps

How are Postcode Maps made?

Postcode Maps What are postcode maps? Postcode maps are among the most popular maps that we produce, they’re invaluable for businesses that use postcode boundaries to identify sales or distribution territories. They’re particularly popular with haulage and distribution companies, mini cab and taxi firms and delivery agents. In an increasingly digital age, nothing replaces the…

US Duo Century Map - New York

Duo Century Maps – Using Modern Technology to Display the Past

Up until recent times, maps were only available in paper format. Sheet after sheet painstakingly drawn and etched by the traditional cartographic processes making each tile created very labour intensive. The intricacy of these historical maps often reflected the cartographer’s unique style and could therefore almost be considered works of art, they are certainly very…

Thematic Mapping – See Data Differently

In the previous post you have seen a parliamentary constituencies map made by my colleague Calum. He did a good job, don’t you think? Today I would like to share with you another parliamentary constituencies map from a different perspective. Calum’s map prioritises the geography of the UK as we know it. But the geography…

Population Map Printing

Population Density Maps

Printing large format data maps is what we do. This is an example of a map showing the population density surrounding a business, making for effective leaflet drop area targeting and consequently a better ROI. Using data from the National Office of Statistics and Ordnance Survey mapping, we can create hard working tools for your marketing strategies. Contact…

Is it Science or is it Art?

Aerial Photography has been used for many things over the years from maps, to research and now art. As many of our customers will know our range of aerial photographs are there to interest those who like statement pieces or quirky items around the home. Map Marketing’s aerial photography supplier, Digital Globe, has caught the…

Introducing Children to Maps

Children can easily read maps even before they start to read. From the age of two you can introduce them to maps that allow them to picture locations. A good way to do this is by hiding rewards around the house, for example a treasure hunt of Easter eggs. Take pictures of the different parts…

How to Read a Road Map

Already many of us are losing the ability to read a road map. The next generation of drivers have found that there is absolutely no need as Sat Nav does it all. However there are a few die hard critics out there who don’t like to place 100% trust in an electronic device and so…