Category Archives: Education

Weaving Education Data Into Your Local Places Applications

When it comes to places data there are a lot of ways to enhance, add value and augment places search with other relevant data sets.  I’d like to try and highlight these relevant data sets as I find them, and help you the local web and mobile app developer deliver more value to your users.

Today I would like to highlight two places you can go to find education related data:

Adding education data to your local applications can add a lot of value for parents, educators as well as students.  When you are the parent of a student, or currently going to school your life is centered around education.  Blending relevant local places and business search with other education focused information, that is important in their life, can prove to be feature that will keep users coming back to use your application.