The Google Maps API allows you to leverage Google's huge library of street and satellite maps for your own apps. In this course, Reggie Dawson will teach you how the Google Maps API works and how you can use it in your projects.
By the end, you'll know how to create and embed maps in your web app. You'll see how to customize every part of the map's appearance, how to add custom markers and labels, and how to use features like direction finding and Street View.
1.Introduction2 lessons, 07:36
2.The Google Maps API5 lessons, 23:37
3.Conclusion1 lesson, 00:44
Just about everyone has probably used Google Maps one time or another. If you need to find an address or map yourself to a location, Google Maps can be very useful. A long with that, developers can leverage the Google Maps API to create their own apps that take advantage of the Google Maps infrastructure. Now most people would not think of using Google Maps as a possible platform to build their apps, but you'll be surprised to know that many companies are making use of the Google Maps API in their projects. In this course you will learn to use the APIs in your projects, and the various ways that you can extract the data you need from the Google Maps platform.
1.2 Google Map Embeds