The Top 4 Advantages of Using GPSmyCity Downloadable City Guides

April 10, 2017

GPSmyCity is a Blog2App platform, a pioneer in transforming travel blogs into GPS-powered mobile apps.

GPSmyCity provides the utmost convenience to travelers by providing the city guides from all over the globe that they can download right in their smartphones.

GPSmyCity downloadable city guides
GPSmyCity downloadable city guides

The Top 4 Advantages of Using GPSmyCity Downloadable City Guides

    The convenience of travel apps


    Travel apps are essential tools that can make every traveler's life easy and convenient. From scoring the best deals in flights, hotels, and attractions, to itinerary-planning, there are free downloadable applications in both Google Play and the Apple App Store can cater to the various needs of travelers. 

    One such smartphone app that should be on everybody's smartphone or mobile device is GPSmyCity. It is an amazing tool because it allows users to do self-guided walking tours in more than 1,000 cities worldwide. That just about covers all major tourist destinations around the globe!

    What is GPSmyCity downloadable city guides?


    GPSmyCity is a Blog2App platform, a pioneer in transforming travel blogs into GPS-powered mobile apps. These apps can be downloaded on smartphones and tablets, and serve as personal city guides.

    As far back as 2009, the company has been publishing city guide apps on the iTunes App Store and was on Google Play Store in 2013.

    GPSmyCity is the largest publisher of self-guided walking tour apps, covering over 700 cities globally. These apps have had over 12 million downloads since being made available at the App Store.

    The benefits of using GPSmyCity 


    GPSmyCity empowers travelers by allowing them to download offline city guides on their mobile devices. 

    GPSmyCity offline walking tour

    That means having access to itineraries. top things to do, recommended restaurants, and other travel tips in popular sites in many parts of the world.

    Aside from that, here are the top advantages of using GPSmyCity:

    1. Read articles offline 


    No data or WIFI? No problem. You can read your favorite articles at the most convenient time or plan for your itinerary whenever you want to.

    2. Have your very own personal tour guide 


    While travel article apps can be downloaded for free, you have the option to upgrade it for a minimal amount. What you'll get is an offline map and a GPS-enabled engine. 

    Thus, when you want to visit an attraction, a landmark, or a restaurant, simply click the "Go There" button next to the name of the place. 

    You'll have an offline map plotted for that place which you can follow either by foot or vehicle.

    3. Travel at your own pace


    Since you have the city guides right in your gadget, you can go there at your own pace. No need to be bound by the hectic schedules of being in tours. Plus, you can already ditch confusing maps or bulky travel books on your next trip.

    4. Save money from tours


    Be adventurous and plan out your own trip. This way, you'll immerse yourself deeply in the destination you are exploring. The best part is that you can also save money from expensive guided tours.

    In fact, some articles from Dad On The Move is now also available for download via GPSmyCity. These are the following:

    1. Puerto Princesa Travel Guide: Things To Do + Where To Stay
    2. Baler Travel Guide: Top Things To Do, Food, and Pasalubong Ideas
    3. Cebu City Travel Guide: Sto. Nino Shrine & Taboan Market (Updated)
    4. Where To Eat + What Food To Try In Puerto Princesa City (A Restaurant Guide)

    Should you wish to take these articles with you, simply click on the above titles. If you have not yet downloaded the GPSmyCity app, you will be directed to the App Store where you can download it. 

    Otherwise, you will be taken by the app directly to the article where you can save it for offline viewing.

    All of the articles above are available for upgrade*. To do this, simply Click on "Upgrade" and the article-app will be linked to an offline map and GPS navigator.

    Blog monetization via GPSmycity


    Meanwhile, if you have travel articles that you think are potentially helpful to travelers, you may register for free as an author at GPSmyCity. This is one of the easiest ways to monetize your blog as it entails no extra work. GPSmyCity will convert your existing articles into handy travel apps.

    The income from the article app upgrade will be shared between you, the blogger/author, and GPSmyCity. Bloggers/publishers will receive 70% of the article's net sales, which is the article's gross sales income less the commission fee charged by iTunes App Store or Google Play Store and the cost of a third party offline map.

    Don't worry about your content because you retain full ownership of it. You just have to grant GPSmyCity exclusive rights to convert your blog posts into mobile apps and publish them on the iTunes App Store and Google Play Store. 

    GPSmyCity requires exclusive rights to avoid duplicate publications on the app stores which is prohibited by both Apple and Google. For your reference, here are the complete terms and conditions.

    *If you upgrade one of my travel articles beyond this period, you will be charged a minimal free, from which I will earn a commission from GPSmyCity. All funds will be used for the maintenance of this blog.

    All images were taken from GPSmyCity and its official Facebook page.

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    1. This is really good to know. Thank you for sharing your expertise.

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    2. You are welcome! Thank you also for dropping by.

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