Discover the possibilities of location. Google Maps allows you to visualize business data, make better decisions and optimize people and assets using the world's most popular map. Google Maps provides developers with access to a full range of Google Maps APIs in the cloud.
Google Maps API is a collection of APIs that enable you to overlay your own data on a customized Google Map. You can create engaging web and mobile applications with Google’s powerful mapping platform including satellite imagery, street view, elevation profiles, driving directions, styled maps, demographics, analytics and an extensive places database. With the world’s most accurate global coverage and an active mapping community making daily updates, your users will benefit from a continually improving service.
Create beautiful maps and embed them in your sites, apps and internal platforms. Deliver location-relevant information to your users - anytime, anywhere - and let location open new possibilities for your business.
Power your location-based app with the Google Places API, which can be used to find nearby places across a wide range of categories. Help users find what they’re looking for faster with the Google Places Autocomplete API which suggests nearby places as you type.
Calculate the optimal travel route and estimated time using the Distance Matrix API, and embed Street View to add local context to the application experience.
Google Maps APIs offers an analytics tool that enables you to see how visitors interact with your maps. For example you can see how many visitors switch to satellite view, the level they zoom to, and which features of the map are most commonly used. This allows you to customize the user experience based on their preferences and encourage a higher degree of engagement and interactivity.
MAKE BETTER DECISIONS.
Bring data to life by showing it on a map. Contextual Insights can be shared with people inside and outside of your organization, across a variety of devices such as tablets and smartphones.
OPTIMIZE PEOPLE AND ASSETS.
With Google Maps Coordinate, you can improve the efficiency of your mobile teams through real time location visibility and job management, all delivered in an intuitive application that is ready to go with minimal setup and no need for any IT infrastructure. Find out more about Google Maps Coordinate.
ENGAGE YOUR USERS.
By embedding maps in your website and applications, you can create a visually rich experience that engages your users, encouraging a higher level of interaction. Whenever you have data that has a geographic reference such as an address or lat/long coordinates, it’s an opportunity to provide a more engaging experience through a map.
BUILD AMAZING APPS.
Power your location-based app with the Google Places API, which can be used to find nearby places across a wide range of categories. Help users find what they’re looking for faster with the Google Places Autocomplete API which suggests nearby places as you type. Calculate the optimal travel route and estimated time using the Distance Matrix API, and embed Street View to add local context to the application experience.