What is the Geofencing product?
The Geofencing API allows you to create and manage geofences - virtual boundaries around a a real-world geographic area.
What type of geofences do you offer?
We offer are two types of geofences: static and moving (dynamic/roaming). Static geofences can be in a circular shape or polygon shape (irregular shape, e.g. shape of the building, park). Moving geofence can be in a circular shape only.
What are geofence events?
Geofence events are the triggers that happen when a user physically enters or leaves the geographical area where geofence has been created. Entry and exit events don’t equal push-notifications, however this is their primary use. You can use our entry and exit events to trigger notifications on your side.
What are the common use cases for geofencing?
A geofence is a location-based service that businesses use to collect data about their users and engage with their audience based on their location. Users interact with a geofence (entering or leaving the geofence) and trigger an event. This a signal that can be used in various ways, mainly sending