Tag Archives: geolocation

Making Your Salesforce Data Location-Aware

Woman looking at map on mobile phone

Help your sales and marketing teams find nearby prospects, assign territories and campaigns, and more! All this is a cinch with Automatic Geocodes for Addresses, available in the Summer ‘16 release. Now you can automatically add geocode information to the pre-existing latitude and longitude fields on accounts, contacts, and leads. Why do geocodes matter in […]

Winter ’13: Using Apex and SOQL with Geolocation

With Winter '13, you can tag, query and manipulate your data easily based on location and distance. Let's take a round trip with this beta feature coming to a sandbox near you soon.

Mashing Up the Cloud with Force.com Toolkits

Dreamforce is a great forcing function for the Force.com Developer Evangelism team – an excuse to finish off a couple of side projects and make them fit for human consumption. For example, back in the spring, I did a proof of concept of a Force.com Toolkit for SimpleGeo, the geo-location web service – an Apex […]