The PointsMap App Demo
Welcome to the PointsMap App demo. Through this demo you will be able to follow along with our App Simulator and get a feel for what the PointsMap App has to offer. Simply use the scroller on the right and scroll down to each next step and learn from our video images.
Home Page Featured Points
The Home Page of the PointsMap Apps features 3 categories with Featured Points in each. This allows you to display specific points on the home page. Swipe left or right to see the points in each of the home page categories. To follow along find the Tennessee Aquarium Point in the Featured Attractions slider.
Point Detail Views
Select the Tennessee Aquarium point by Tapping it and you will be taken to the Tennessee Aquarium Point Detail View. Here you will see detailed information about your selected point.
Every point can contain multiple photos. Tap the Photo on the Detail page. From here you can zoom and pan the photo and swipe to view additional photos for that point.
Add to Favorite Locations
You can add any point to Favorite Locations by tapping the checkbox. You will see a message indicating the point has been added to your favorites. A star will appear at the top right corner of the photo on in the detail view indicating is in the Favorite Locations list. Tap the checkbox again to remove the point from Favorites.
My Favorite Locations List
Tap the Menu Button in the upper left of the Home page. When the menu opens, tap My Favorite Locations and view a list of all the points in you Favorie Locations list. Tap on any photo in this list to view the Detail page about the point.
Menu Buttons - Links to Info
Tapping the menu button under the photo in the Detail view opens a pop-up list of links to web pages, PDF's and additional Text Information about the point if it is available. Tap View Our Brochure in the Menu Button list on the Tennessee Aquarium point to view the PDF of their brochure. This opens the PDF in a new window. When done, return to the app window to continue.
Tap the PLAY button to opan a pop-up with available videos for the point. Tap the Video - Youtube button to watch the Aquarium video.
Go to the Map
Tap the Map Icon to open the point on the streets map. Tap the "Info" button on the bottom right of the map allows you to switch between the Street Map and the Satellite Map. Some points even have a photographic or illustrated Fun Map available as well. Tapping another icon on the map will pop up the name and photo for that point. Tapping the photo or name will take you to the Detail page of that point,
Select Categories of Points on the Map
Swipe the Categories Selector at the bottom of the map screen to see the various categories of points on the map. Tapping one of the categories displays all the points in that category on the map. This allows you to see where other points are on the map in relation to your selected point.
Getting Google Directions to a Point
Tapping the Arrow button under the pop-up photo will open the point in Google Maps so you can get driving directions to the point.
Other Points on the Map
Tapping any of the displayed points on the map pops up the name of the point and a photo. Tapping on the name or photo takes you to the Detail page for that point. Tap the "Info" button on the bottom right of the map allows you to switch between the Street Map and the Satellite Map.
Categories of Points
From the home page, tap the Menu icon on the upper left of the screen to open the menu. Tap Categories to see a list of all the categories. Tap the Attractions category to see all the points in that category as well as sub-categories.
Return to the Home page and tap on the Northside Main Entrance point in the bottom slider "What's Up" category. Tap on Get Directions. This opens the inside map for the hospital. Because of the way the SIMULATION works in a desktop browser, the inside map will open on a new browser window. If you are following along on your smart phone, the inside map will open on your phone like you see in the video above.
Turn by Turn Directions on Inside Maps
In the new window on your desktop, tap Get Directions From Here. On the next screen tap Select a Destination and pick Care Team A from the list. Tap on GO. You will see the path drawn in red on the map. The first segment is highlighted green and the first turn by turn instruction says "Depart from the Northside Main Entrance". As you tap the Green Next button you will see a new segment highlight in green and a new instruction. PointsMap even informs you what you are passing on your left or right as it highlights the path for you.
A Wealth of Information
Each Point contains a wealth of information. Simply tap, scroll , zoom and pan around the map to find new points and information that can be used to learn about the points on the map.
Explore More Inside maps
From the Home screen, tap the Hamilton Place Mall point and tap Go Inside. Tap on the Map icon for the 1st floor.
Explore on Your Own
Use the categories to expore all the stores and locations on the map. The PointsMap App is easy to use and puts information at your fingertips. Download the FREE PointsMap Demo App today and see what it can do for you, your facility or your event. Search PointsMap in your app store to find other PointsMap Apps for the Saint Louis Art Fair, the Beach 2 Battleship Triathalon and more! Have Fun!