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What is what3words?

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How does what3words work?

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What are the benefits of what3words addresses?

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How are the words assigned?

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How many languages is what3words available in?

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Why did you use three words?

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Who uses what3words?

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Will the words ever change?

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Can I use what3words in my sat nav?

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How does what3words work for the sea?

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Can you convert a postcode to a 3 word address?

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Can what3words be used with the British National Grid reference system?

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Does what3words work indoors?

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How does what3words work at the North and South Poles?

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What other products and tools can I use what3words in?

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How can I help spread the word?

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Can I use what3words with navigation apps?

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How do you take into account words that sound the same or can be spelled in different ways?

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How does what3words work for buildings of more than one floor?

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Can I download a list of all the combinations including a particular word?

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How is what3words different to sharing a pin?

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Is there any way to know where a what3words address is without looking it up?

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How do you handle rude words?

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How does what3words make money?

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Why is what3words not open source?

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Why 3m x 3m?

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How are what3words addresses better than GPS coordinates?

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How are what3words addresses better than regular street addresses?

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How does what3words translate between languages?

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Isn't the world pretty well addressed?

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Why can't I buy my own words or change some of the words?

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Can I type it in to Google maps?

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My house covers a number of 3m x 3m grid squares. Which 3 word address do I use?

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How do I display my 3 word address on my website?

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Can I work at what3words?

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How can I invest in what3words?

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How does what3words relate to latitude and longitude (GPS coordinates)?

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What if I spell or say a word incorrectly or get the words in the wrong order?

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Wouldn't it be easier if all the 3 word addresses in an area were similar?

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The words for my house/office/favourite picnic spot seem somehow appropriate. Are you sure it's random?

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What are the shortest and longest words used?

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