Archive for July, 2009

Could the Da Vinci Code have been solved using 192.com?

We hope you’re enjoying discovering the new 192.com. We’ve heard some great feedback from users and the media so far, including Web User magazine who declared it the website of the fortnight and assigned it a 5 star rating. They said that “the 192.com directory has been radically revamped to make it more comprehensive and user-friendly” and “the smart new 192.com […]

New maps guide you in your search

I’m a very visual person so one of the features of the site I find most helpful is the maps on the results page. This means that instead of just scrolling down a list of results, you can see the people or businesses that you’ve searched for in relation to each other on a map. […]

What happened to print, export and my free searches?

Thanks to everyone who has taken the time to contact us in these first few weeks of the new www.192.com Many of you have asked why can’t I print and where has the export function gone? The good news is both of these functions are currently being worked on and will be back all being […]

The new Wimbledon

To celebrate Andy Murray making it to the Wimbledon semi finals, we’ve added a secret search term to 192.com so you can see the new roof under construction. We’ve just updated the image so you won’t find this on any other mapping site! Go to www.192.com/places and search for ‘wimbledon tennis‘

What you need to know about the new site

For those who knew the old site and those who have just found us for the first time, hello and a warm welcome to the new 192.com from me and the rest of the Customer Services team. I hope with the improvements we have made to the search engine and the new tools for refining […]

Refining your Search

My favourite new feature on the new site is the refine your search capabilities. If you do a search you will see a bar down the left hand side which is called Refine Your Search. If you click on this bar or the arrow at the top, it will open up a window which allows […]

Welcome to the new 192.com

The new 192.com is now live, after 18 months of hard work, you are now seeing the new and improved 192.com. We have conducted lots of research and testing to make sure the new site is a vast improvement on the old one. Please let me know what you like and don’t like about the […]