My Maps

Google Maps is a desktop and mobile web mapping service application and technology provided by Google, offering satellite imagery, street maps, and Street View perspectives, as well as functions such as a route planner for traveling by foot, car, bicycle (beta test), or with public transportation. Also supported are maps embedded on third-party websites via the Google Maps API, and a locator for urban businesses and other organizations in numerous countries around the world. Google Maps satellite images are not updated in real time; however, Google adds data to their Primary Database on a regular basis, and most of the images are no more than 3 years old.
Posts about My Maps
  • Google upgrades My Maps; quite the nifty marketing tool

    … If you’d like to know all of the cities in the world James Bond has ever visited, there’s a map for that. You can even specify which Bond; Connery, Craig or Moore. Check the box and watch the location markers appear and disappear. With the new Google My Maps (previously Google Maps Engine Lite), you can create a map for just about any location…

    Cynthia Boris/ Marketing Pilgrimin Content Google- 5 readers -
  • Weekly Marketing Skinny • September 20, 2014

    Don’t have the time to read all the marketing news, blog posts, announcements, and other content related to SEO/social media/online marketing published each week? I’ve got you covered. I sift through trillions (well, hundreds) of online publications to stay on top of marketing news that might affect your online business. Let’s start with the news from Traffic Generation Café.

    Ana Hoffman/ Traffic Generation Cafe- 10 readers -
  • Google Revives, Upgrades My Maps

    … Like many of Google’s local/mapping products, My Maps has had a … let’s call it a “checkered” history. It’s been heavily promoted and then seemingly ignored. It’s been renamed (to “My Places”) and had some of its features co-opted by other Google products. Perhaps most importantly, it wasn’t supported in the new Google Maps that launched…

    Matt Mcgee/ Search Engine Landin SEO Google- 6 readers -
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