National Geographic – MapMaker Web App

National Geographic – ngconnect Intranet
August 9, 2017
Web Application
Client: The National Geographic Society has been inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888. It is one of the largest nonprofit scientific and educational institutions in the world. Its interests include geography, archaeology and natural science, and the promotion of environmental and historical conservation.

Overview: National Geographic’s MapMaker Interactive is designed for teachers and students to quickly create their own high-quality maps and easily share them with others. Specifically designed for 6th-10th graders in mind, it allows users to create geotours, a group of geographic locations with multimedia (text, photos or videos) assigned to points of interests.

Solution: Acted an interaction and visual designer for this project. Created mood boards, conceptual and functional wireframes as well as a visual style guide.

Sector: Non-Profit & Educational

URL National Geographic Map Maker Interactive