The growing popularity of technology and the increasing number of uses that it has for the users, it seems impossible to be able to survive without technology. Right from taking notes to storing numbers, one needs to use technology. There is almost no task that cannot be done with the use of computers and gadgets. Digital wayfinder is one such outcome of technology that helps people in their daily lives and contributes greatly to the routine of the people. These are units found mainly in public places that experience high number of foot falls, such as malls. The way finding displays is a device that helps people locate their own exact location and figure out the way to reach their destination.
In the modern era, where markets are replaced by malls and single screen theatres are replaced by multiplexes, people are bound to need help in manoeuvring their way and finding their destination. Since it is not always feasible to place people around to lead the way, these machines come in handy. There are a number of functions that the digital wayfinder carries out; one of the main functions is to show the way to the people who need to know where they are and how to get from point A to point B. This is one of the most basic and obvious functions of the machine. Apart from that, the unit may also be used for dynamic branding and advertising. This is a possibility because the screen of the wayfinder comes in customizable quality and one may get the freedom to change it as per the demand of the situation. It is also possible to make the wayfinder into a suggesting instrument of stores or locations, which means that while patrons search for their way around the place, they may be given suggestions about other stores, restaurants or cafes based on their search, giving all the brands in a place equal visibility. Once you have chosen suitable locations for your screens, you next need to chose a system to actually display the wayfinding information on them.
The unit used as a wayfinder may be manipulated to make it a win-win situation for the visitors as well as the hosts.