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Address mapping: how we process spatial data from a survey

With a host of easy-to-use online tools available, spatial data visualisation has become a helpful research tool. Having accurate data, we can conveniently generate clear and engaging statistical maps. The situation becomes more complicated when we work with faulty or erratic content downloaded from social media or received from survey participants. To get any use out of it, the data needs to undergo a laborious verification process.

Karol Piekarski, Paweł JaworskiProcess

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Naturally, a question arises as to whether these operations could have be avoided by using an online tool to automatically geocode desired localities and addresses.