Maps

How to use this powerful visual tool to see each of your project’s contacts pinpointed by location on a map.


Maps overview

Maps overview

Learn more about maps – a tool for visualizing your people by their location, including generating downloadable or printable house visit lists with street maps, or defining areas of the map for analysis or to cut turf.

How maps work

How maps work

View and assess your project’s contacts by location on a map. View all your people on a map Start by clicking the Maps link on the navigation panel. Clicking this link takes you to Broadstripes’ Maps page. By default, you’ll see the location of every...
Working with shapes

Working with shapes

Understanding map shapes and shape groups   Shapes A shape is a user-defined area of the Broadstripes map (for instance a voting ward, neighborhood, or school district). Any people in your project who are located within a shape you’ve drawn are considered a part...
Uploading Shape Files

Uploading Shape Files

Shapefiles are predefined geographic shapes that delineate key areas within a specified region. They are valuable tools for identifying geographic entities such as legislative boundaries, districts, and neighborhoods. Utilizing shapefiles in projects can provide...