Google Launches ‘Embedable’ Maps

The image “” cannot be displayed, because it contains errors.This was previously written and posted about but the Google Lat Long blog has formally announced it today:

Today we’re excited to announce a new feature on Google Maps that allows you to add maps to your blog or website just by copying and pasting a snippet of HTML. And once you embed the map, it has all the same functionality of the Google Maps you know and love; it’s clickable, draggable, and zoomable.

This corresponds, in a way, to the My Maps feature that allows individuals to customize Google Maps. It will undoubtedly push Google Maps further into the marketplace by making them accessible to non-developers.

One Response to “Google Launches ‘Embedable’ Maps”

  1. Ask Embed Maps « Screenwerk Says:

    […] Price (and Barry Schwartz) write about embedding Ask City Maps in 3rd party sites. Google offers a similar feature. Both Ask City and Google offer customization so you can create a customized display on your map […]

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