Category Archives: mapping links

#3 Map Links – Alternatives to Google

CloudMade

developers.cloudmade.com/projects

MapQuest

developer.mapquest.com/

Microsoft Bing Maps API

www.microsoft.com/maps/developers/

Mobile Maps

labs.ericsson.com/apis/mobile-maps/

OpenLayers

openlayers.org/

OpenStreetMap Android

wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Android

OpenStreetMap API

wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/API_v0.6

Osmdroid

wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Osmdroid

Route-Me

code.google.com/p/route-me/

TinyGeoCoder

tinygeocoder.com/blog/about/

Trimaps

trimaps.com/en/

Yahoo Maps API

developer.yahoo.com/maps/

 

More Mapping Information

VIDEOS

Amazon UpNext – 3D maps for iPad and Android

www.youtube.com/embed/rX-2XmZXRLw (1:26)

Google Maps 8-Bit (April Fool!)

www.youtube.com/watch?v=rznYifPHxDg (2:09)

GMaps Plugin for Xcelsius

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pi9shiwJmjA (1:21)

Asylum and Google Maps for Business

www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGTZ2xZlBMU (2:41)

Google Developers Videos – search results for “geo”

www.youtube.com/user/GoogleDevelopers/videos?query=geo

Hello Map: Getting Started with the Google Maps API

www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GCy7nxlRM4 (2:28)

Google I/O 2012 – A Master Class in Map Styling

www.youtube.com/watch?v=XEoVkt07cSQ (38:20)

Google Maps API and Chrome DevTools

www.youtube.com/watch?v=nb4gvrNrDWw (12:15)

 

Google MapMaker

www.google.com/mapmaker

support.google.com/mapmaker

groups.google.com/forum/?fromgroups#!forum/Google-MapMaker

 

Google Maps Enterprise for Business

www.google.com/enterprise/earthmaps/maps.html

www.google.com/enterprise/earthmaps/maps-compare.html

 

Google Maps Developers

developers.google.com/maps

developers.google.com/maps/faq

developers.google.com/maps/location-based-apps

developers.google.com/maps/visualize

developers.google.com/maps/mobile-apps

developers.google.com/maps/documentation/business/guide

developers.google.com/maps/customize

developers.google.com/maps/licensing

 

Google KML Documentation

developers.google.com/kml/documentation

 

EXAMPLES IN ACTION

code.google.com/p/wordpress-geo-mashup/wiki/ExamplesInAction

 

BTW

WordPress Wordcamp – August 4

2012.sf.wordcamp.org


END OF MAPPING PRESENTATION – JULY 5 to AUGUST 2, 2012


WordPress Mapping Plugins

This presentation takes about an hour. Afterward, we’ll open for Q & A and take on any challenges to our understanding of WordPress, but feel free to interrupt at anytime asking for clarification of any WordPress concept.

Join meetup.com/wordpress-saratoga and/or meetup.com/wordpress-milpitas to be advised of our meetups on the first and last Thursdays of the month.

START

  • Welcome/password
  • Attendance Sheet
  • Survey (Beginner or Advanced)?
  • wp.com vs wordpress.org <- from Blogging to CMS*
  • Introductions:
    1. How did you become involved working with WordPress?
    2. What kind of help would you like to get from our group?
    3. What kind of help can you give to our group?

* A more extensive description of CMS can be found on Wikipedia