Modern mobile devices can track numerous geofences, each of which are defined by a lat/long pair and a radius. Whenever the device enters or exits the boundries of a geofence, a notification can be triggered. The triggering of a notification is not dependant on the device having an Internet/Data connection.
Complete the steps from the First Push Walkthrough guide. (Setup an application, platform(s) and devices).
Locations on the left sidebar and then click the
Add Location button.
Fill in the Name of the location. You may type in a Latitude and Longitude pair, or simply click on the map. Select a radius that suits the location. Once all the details are set, click the
Create a few more locations.
Click on the
Location Group tab, and then on the
Add Location Group button.
Fill in the Name and Description of the Location Group. In the Target Location field, select a location from the drop-down or click on one of the markers on the map. Once all the details are set, click the
Push Notifications on the left sidebar, and then on the
Create Push Notification button.
Fill in the details of the Push Notification, such as Message, Platform, and Schedule. Select from the
Target Location drop-down either a Location or a Location Group. Trigger Type field will appear upon the addition of Location/Location Group. Select either Enter or Exit, depending on how you want the Geofence to activate. Once all the details are set, click the
Send Push Notification button.