DiscPlaces is an app for hyperlocal search. It’s extremely simple: just a map overlaid with thumbnails of posts, and a searchbar on top. Search is contextual, i.e., search suggestions are based on what’s close to what you are searching for. DiscPlaces is available as for IOS and Android.
Additional features include
- Support for indoor maps, i.e., showing posts for a single level of a building.
- Very rich images in posts: images can be seen in summary views, gallery views, and map views
- The ability to select places to search using suggestions
- Memory of the last place searched for
Content for DiscPlaces comes from the DiscApp, which allows content creators to generate and edit rich content very easily using a web app or mobile app. DiscApp has particularly strong support for tagging posts, to further enhance search.