Category Archives: Helpful Tips

Tips and new feature announcements to help you use AlignMix to its fullest.

Importing County Based Sales Territory Data

In order to import any County based data you first need make sure you have FIPS codes for your data. FIPS codes are 5 digit county codes that identify counties. You cannot use county names in AlignMix because there are many counties in different states that have the same names. That is why you need […]

The Difference Between Account Data and Zip Code Data

This is a question that is asked quite often. What is the difference between account data and zip code data? Account data is linked to an account that is assigned to a zip code. Whereas zip code data is linked to an entire zip code. Accounts do not have to be assigned to the same […]

Changing the Default Geography

Changing the Default Geography in AlignMix can be done in just a few clicks. You first need some international maps. To download the free AlignMix maps visit the AlignMix international page. Then you simply start a new sales territory design project and select the new geography from the drop down menu and then click make […]

A Step By Step Guide in Customizing Data Formats

Using the data definition tool you can customize the formatting of any data set that you have imported into AlignMix. This will allow you to see the total sales for a sales territory or even show you the total population of a selected area. It all depends on what data sets you have imported into AlignMix.