Witmaps Blog

  • Updating Mississauga's visitor guide map

    For the past 3 years I've worked with Mississauga Tourism to update maps for their annual visitor guide. The process takes a few months as they finalize new and changed listings for the coming year. Read about some of the changes to this year's guide, which will be available soon.
  • Maps for 5 types of tourism marketing

    I love travelling, and I enjoy creating maps for the tourism industry. Over the years I’ve discovered at least 5 main purposes for tourism maps: for economic development, destination marketing to tourists, marketing for tour companies and travel agents, sponsored tourist maps with ads, and city walking maps. Read more and see examples of these types of maps.

  • How Brampton launched their city cycling guide

    Read about how Brampton launched their new cycling guide in 2018. You'll see how we created the map, step by step, and see what's involved with a large project like this.

  • How we redesigned the Guelph cycling map

    Read about the process for redesigning Guelph's cycling map and see some early drafts and the different design decisions we made.
  • 7 things to consider when making an active transportation map

    If you need a new or updated map to show your city active transportation network, keep reading for 7 things to think about.