MapQuest's #AvoidTrump Location Service Garners a Webby and People's Voice Award Nomination for Social Humor
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MapQuest's #AvoidTrump Location Service Garners a Webby and People's Voice Award Nomination for Social Humor

MapQuest competes against The Onion and Conan O'Brien for award

DENVER, April 8, 2016 — (PRNewswire) —

Who: MapQuest, Donald Trump, The Webbys, You

It's Time to #MapQuestIt, Again. MapQuest's latest launches include a reimagined mobile Web and desktop experience, a redesigned mobile application integrating Uber and car2go* and a new brand featuring a fresh brand position.

What: MapQuest's #AvoidTrump Location Service 

Love him or hate him, Donald Trump is everywhere these days. MapQuest asked local contributors to provide tips on how to "be him" or "flee him" in cities across the country. The result? In December 2015, MapQuest created the ultimate Donald Trump map. The location map is nominated for a Webby and People's Voice Award for Social Humor.

Where: Vote for MapQuest at

When: The Webby Awards voting system is open until Thursday, April 21 at 11:59 PST.

Share: You don't have to #VoteTrump but you should vote for @MapQuest #AvoidTrump for the #webbys

About MapQuest:

MapQuest, a pioneer in the digital mapping category, continues to be one of the leading mapping brands, reaching more than 43 million multi-platform users*. The company works with both businesses and consumers to enable everyday explorers to find, learn about and locate their desired destinations. The company pioneered mapping technology and has developed a bold, human and responsive approach that enables users to access features and tools that enhance their daily lives. MapQuest's mobile solutions are compatible with a variety of mobile devices, including iPhone and Android. MapQuest, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of AOL Inc., is based in Denver, Colo. 

*According to comScore Multi-Platform Worldwide Audience Custom Report, Avg. Jan15-Dec'15

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