Geopieces – connect on the map, own part of the world, hunt treasure
Geopieces allows you to publish content on the world map, own part of the world and hunt for treasure on the map.
Reclaim the world!
Geopieces is a social network based on geographical location using the google maps technology.
Geopieces allows you to publish content on the world map on the relevant geographical position.
Geopieces turns the whole world into your Message board!
You can share Ideas, Opinions and Information directly on the World map. The upcoming Geopieces App allows you to place a Pin whereever you are and let others know about it!
The Geopieces Webinterface has just launched and now we need your help to get the Apps on the market.
You can discover what is new in your region. Are there Events in your City coming up? Just check the map! You want to see what others have been up to in your region? Just check the map!
You can also meet new People in your region and around the world and see what they are up to! Geopieces enables you to put your Mark on the World!
So what is so special about Geopieces?
The upcoming Geopieces App lets you pinpoint your location with every contribution you make. Want to show were you are at? Just pin the map! Want to show where the cool spots are right now? Just pin the map! Whether you want to peddle your local offers, share reviews of special places or just document a road trip you have done, Geopieces is the right platform for you!
Get your own Place on the world map!
The whole map is split into squares 30m x 30m big, the so called Geopieces, which can be bought by the User.
Your Territory allows you to create special content on it that will be prominently displayed to any user crossing into your Geopiece and is always ranked on the top of the website´s newsfeed when users look up your region.
You can buy any Piece of the world which is owned by the System or sold by other users To claim Geopieces you can buy Geocredits and exchange them for your Piece of the world.
Hunt for treasure on the map! (Findables)
Findables are claimable Treasures on the map randomly assigned to Geopieces within yellow Map circles. Searching Geopieces within those yellow boundaries, or stepping on a winning Geopiece with the upcoming Geopieces App active, can net you Prices if you find one of the lucky Geopieces. The Prices are sponsored by Geopieces and its Partners.
The following is a list of the App features that are currently planned
Create your own user profile and display your information on your territories to communciate your ideas
Detailed search based on position and content
Place content wherever you are including text, links, video and pictures
A Follower system
Like and Favourite Buttons for all content
Owning and buying Geopieces on the world map
Earn Plattform currency through traffic on your territories and trade them on the market
Achievements and Treasure hunts on the map
What is project goal and who is the project for?
Generating Funds to program Apps for both iPhone and Android systems in order to allow the placement of content via Smartphone App on the Geopieces plattform and to find treasure and goodies on the map.
100% of App development costs will be covered via the project budget.
Social Gamers and Location based service enthusiasts – As a communication tool that does not comply to preset locations like exisiting services
Why should you support this project?
We let you do stuff others won´t!
Geopieces is the first Location based service that allows you to choose where to post information and create content on the world map.
• Each piece of information has their own unique map position
• Videos and pictures can be added to information
• Territories on the map can be bought by the user to add commercial or highlighted information. This featured information (local advertisement / local public relations) will be prominently displayed to regional visitors.
What you get for your support:
• Get the cheapest Geodollars to claim many cool spots on the map for yourself!
• Participate in supporter exlusive treasure hunts (Findables)
How will we use the money if the project is successfully funded?
The full sum will be invested in the creation and marketing of the Geopieces Smartphone Apps for iOs and Android systems.
Supporters will be getting Geodollars, at a better exchange rate, for their support in order to get the best spots on the world map, an exclusive offer for supporters.
Who are the people behind the project?
Erich Drazdansky (Founder), 57, 30 years experience as an investment consultant. Invests in future oriented businesses and helps them to enter the market.
Jörg Eibl (Founder), CTO, 29, 10 years experience in web design and an avid follower of internet trends. Founded his first business at 18 and has written all of the code for Geopieces.
Bernd Eibl, CMO, 27, Online Marketing Professional, managed the Online Marketing and Customer Care section for a large European Webplattform