Beyond Google Maps

A flash talk for the


AdriĆ  Mercader / @amercader

About me

A map

What do I do?

Web developer - Geospatial - OSS & Data

Dynamic web map?

Google Maps examples

Alternatives to the default map

  1. Style Google Maps with Styled Maps (API v3)
  2. Use another API
  3. DIY: Serve your own

1 - Google Maps Styled Maps

Google Maps style 1
Google Maps style 2
Google Maps style 3

2 - Other APIs: CloudMade

CloudMade Style Editor

2 - Other APIs: OS OpenSpace

OS OpenSpace

3 - Serve your own

DIY process

3 - Serve your own

More info


Thank you!

AdriĆ  Mercader / @amercader

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