Using tiers to feature or prefer certain locations

Typically Storemapper assumes that your customers just want to find the closest location to them and results are shown ordered strictly by distance away from the customer. However, there may be some cases where you will want to feature certain locations. For this, you can use “tiers” a feature available to Premium plans. Tiers should […]

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Filter locations by product

A very common customer question is: “Can I filter my locations but what products are available at each location?” The answer is Yes. You can do this using our category filter feature. Each product is its own category. If a given location stocks product1, product5 and product7 just set that locations “categories” as a list of each product separated […]

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Removing Duplicate locations

Sometimes you run a bulk upload a new CSV and realize… oh crap, you’ve got duplicates of almost all your stores. Not a problem. Storemapper has some powerful de-duplication features. If you have our Premium plan, you won’t even notice this because Storemapper now automatically runs de-duplication after every import for all Premium accounts. Otherwise, […]

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Making bulk changes via CSV with Bulk Edit

Making bulk changes to your store locations StoreMapper can also make bulk changes to existing locations. First export your existing data as a CSV file Then drag the file to upload the .CSV to Google Drive.   Open the file as a Google Spreadsheet Make changes to your store data. Ensure that the column headers remain the […]

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Common address formatting problems

Below is a list of the most common address formatting issues and their solutions My addresses are split across multiple columns The most common issue by far and there’s a whole very quick solution here. 4-digit US zipcodes missing a zero at the beginning Sometimes when a zipcode start with a zero (like 08100) various versions […]

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Using Category Filters

Category filters can be a great way to: Differentiate between different types of locations (drive-thru, mall kiosk, showrooms, etc) Identify which products or product lines are available at each location Show multiple brands or sub-brands on one map When you add categories, your store locator will automatically populate checkboxes in the search form. Here are […]

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Fixing ungeocoded locations

When you add locations to Storemapper, our servers “geocode” them by looking up the address and finding the exact latitude and longitude of each location so we can place it on the map. Sometimes we are unable to find an exact match and your dashboard will show that you have some “ungeocoded locations.” You can […]

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