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Adding Polgonal Geofences


[block:callout] { "type": "success", "title": "Adding Geofences", "body": "Please see our guide for adding radial geofences [here](https://pulsate.readme.io/v6.0/docs/adding-radial-geofences) for more details on the basic operations of adding a geofence." } [/block] If you want to add a polygonal geofence instead of a radial geofence, click on the polygon geofence button on the geofence builder page. You will then be able to plot a number of different points on the map to make up a polygon geofence. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/2cb31a3-Sydney_2.gif", "Sydney 2.gif", 1921, 828, "#a3cbf9" ], "caption": "Add Polygon Geofence" } ] } [/block] You can also search for specific locations to add the polygonal geofence and you can add whatever shape is required. Polygons are extremely useful when you are trying to target users who enter a specific location on building and you want to be more precise than a radial geofence. You can also use polygon geofences to plot very small areas down to 10-15 metres. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/72374ae-Screenshot_2017-02-21_15.05.27.png", "Screenshot 2017-02-21 15.05.27.png", 683, 628, "#a3cbfa" ], "caption": "Small Polygonal Geofence" } ] } [/block] You can edit an existing polygonal geofence by dragging any of the points of the polygon. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/94f5e18-Edit_Polygon.gif", "Edit Polygon.gif", 1921, 828, "#ccdde6" ], "caption": "Edit Polygon" } ] } [/block]