Case Studies

Partner: Validating identities with what3words and Bluenumber

BlueView searches have been enhanced through what3words integration, allowing users to associate their unique Bluenumber to an equally unique 3 word address.
04/01/2017/by Dom

Partner: Identifying disaster zones with what3words and the Philippine Red Cross

Millions of people affected by natural disaster receive better emergency response and aid deliveries after the Philippine Red Cross begins to use 3 word addresses.
29/12/2016/by giles

Partner: Precision piloting with what3words and UAVenture

Delivering anything by drone needs addressing that’s precise enough to specify as a landing point, and simple enough for a customer to use and share.
20/12/2016/by Dom

Grab an early Christmas gift with what3words and giffgaff

Christmas comes early for a few lucky prize winners, thanks to a festive treasure hunt from giffgaff and a sprinkling of 3 word address magic, courtesy of what3words.
19/12/2016/by Dom

Partner: Hexagon Geospatial integrates what3words into its Hexagon Smart M.App platform

In the Hexagon Smart M.App platform, 3 word addresses can be easily displayed for any coordinate in any dataset, or entered in the search bar to locate a specific point on a map.
16/12/2016/by Dom

Partner: Côte d’Ivoire adopts what3words as addressing system

what3words, the multi-award winning addressing system, has been adopted as an addressing standard for La Poste, the Côte d'Ivoire’s national postal system.
08/12/2016/by Dom

3 words coming to a screen near you

3 word addresses are being increasingly used in TV, film and photography - both behind the camera and on centre stage.
05/12/2016/by Dom

Partner: Delivering the goods with what3words and Source Supplies

Source Supplies provide commercial cleaning and hygiene products and services to many different types of businesses including. With what3words integrated into their route planning systems, every delivery is straightforward.
02/12/2016/by Dom

Partner: Hassle-free home letting with what3words and Airsorted

Renting your place to holiday guests used to be complex and time consuming. To help make things even easier, Airsorted has integrated what3words into their on-boarding service.
02/12/2016/by Dom


The sleepy French town of Montargis is now on the world map for being home to the first business to name itself after its own 3 word address.
30/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Addressing inequality with what3words and Gateway Health Institute

The Gateway Health Institute is a South African non-profit organisation, working to solve pressing global health and development challenges.
30/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: 3 words on track with what3words and Manor Racing

As part of their “Fast Companies Series” initiative, Manor Racing partnered with what3words for the Formula 1 Grande Prêmio do Brasil 2016.
25/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Smarter city searches with what3words and City of Ulaanbaatar

Whether you’re looking for local health facilities, maintaining a row of street lights, or trying to find a government building in the City of Ulaanbaatar, your first port of call should be the city’s own public service map.
22/11/2016/by Dom

Navigating with a 3 word twist

Check out our favourite 3 word address-friendly apps for navigating the world beyond your doorstep.
17/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Watching the Earth with what3words and GEOSS

GEOSS (Global Earth Observation System of Systems) is a platform offering coordinated Earth observation data systems, allowing people to search across 200 million resources.
16/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Cracking the geo-code with what3words and Geo-System

Whether you’re a resident, a business or a tourist of Poland, it’s likely that you’ve used a geoportal operated and managed by Geo-System Poland.
16/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Supporting the visually impaired with what3words and Seeing Assistant Move

According to the World Health Organisation, there are 285 million people around the world who are blind or visually impaired.
16/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Trekking Poland’s national parks with what3words and Appen

For anyone trekking around Poland’s national parks, Appen’s guides and maps are indispensable. However, describing exact locations especially in open spaces can be very difficult.
16/11/2016/by Dom

Around the world with what3words and STA Travel

From Barcelona to Sydney and Cape Town to California, STA Travel embarked on a whistle-stop tour around the world with freelance photographer, Ollie Alli.
15/11/2016/by Dom

Manor Racing F1 partnership

As part of their “Fast Company Series” initiative, Manor Racing is partnering with what3words for the 2016 Brazilian Formula 1 Grand Prix.
11/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Smoother adventures with what3words and Nomadic Off Road

Discovering the wonders of Mongolia might mean leaving the paved streets and heading into the desert.
10/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Find your home away from home, with what3words and Landmark Hotels & Suites

Over the years, Landmark Hotels & Suites has grown to become a key hospitality player across the Middle East.
07/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Pub crawls planned with what3words and Pub Mapper

London is crammed full of thousands of great pubs and bars. For anyone planning a night out in the capital, the Pub Mapper app is just what they need. It provides a handy guide to all the best pub crawls at their fingertips.
02/11/2016/by Dom

3 words to address our nations

what3words has partnered with a number of national mapping agencies across the globe.
02/11/2016/by Dom

Partner: Tracking a path to progress with what3words and Gurtam

By integrating 3 word addresses into their Wialon software platform, Gurtam can enhance the reliability and accuracy of its addressing solution, anywhere on the planet.
28/10/2016/by Dom

3 word addresses in action

Adding a 3 word address to apps, websites, contact pages and business card is a great way of ensuring accuracy - whether navigating, discovering or documenting.
27/10/2016/by Dom

User story: How what3words has helped improve my production and creative process

Commercial photographer Gabriel Nivera describes how what3words has become an integral part of his toolkit.
26/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Food delivered faster with what3words and Deliver Addis

Takeaway food and home delivery is a new concept to the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa but one that’s rapidly gaining traction in the city.
24/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Getting women home safely with what3words and Bikxie

Bikxie Pink, a bike taxi service for female customers in Delhi, is using what3words to help pinpoint the correct pick-up and drop-off points for the journey.
24/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Faster emergency response with what3words and RapidDeploy

RapidDeploy is an emergency dispatch platform based in South Africa, providing a fast response service to help emergency vehicles reach those in crisis on land and sea.
19/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Find the way in Finnish with what3words and ReittiGPS

The ReittiGPS app for iPhone pinpoints your current location and can plan a route to your preferred destination, right from where you’re standing.
17/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Addressing Finland with what3words and the National Land Survey

Finland’s public mapping service Maanmittauslaitos (the National Land Survey) has integrated what3words, so users can now use 3 word addresses in the Finnish language, to search and discover locations quickly and easily.
17/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Find a space with what3words and Caroom

The Caroom app has integrated the Finnish language version of what3words, allowing users to specify where they want to park via a 3 word address.
17/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Moving via mini-truck with what3words and Blowhorn

Indian logistics company Blowhorn has integrated what3words into its app, meaning collection and delivery points can now be identified via a unique 3 word addresses.
14/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Putting Mali on the map with what3words and IGN FI

The Republic of Mali has recently benefited from a refresh of its national map. The update provides a more detailed view of the country’s infrastructure and will help to attract new projects and investment.
13/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Reliable addressing for resilient cities

We’re delighted to announce that what3words has joined the 100 Resilient Cities global group of Platform Partners, to provide technical solutions for urban addressing challenges.
07/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Shopping smarter with what3words and Mmarket

Purchasing power is on the rise in Mongolia. And online shopping sites are helping to satisfying this growing demand.
04/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: Faster service with what3words and Onibag

By integrating 3 word addresses into the service, Onibag drivers can now get to where they need to be with even greater accuracy.
03/10/2016/by Dom

Partner: 3 word Uber journeys in Australia

TripGo users in Australia can now use 3 word addresses to arrange their next Uber ride.
27/09/2016/by Dom

Partner: Parties planned with what3words and yada events

More and more people are staging weddings, festivals and VIP events in ever more remote and surprising locations.
23/09/2016/by Dom
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