Found 14 Articles for Google maps

10 Key Steps To Ranking Higher In Google Maps

Biswaindu Parida
Updated on 07-Apr-2023 15:28:25
Are you a local business owner looking to rank higher in Google Maps? Ranking well in Google Maps can be a game-changer for your business. It can drive more traffic to your website, increase your online visibility, and ultimately help you generate more sales. This article will discuss the ten key steps to ranking higher in Google Maps. 1. Assert and Confirm Your Google My Business Listing" The first step to ranking higher in Google Maps is to claim and verify your Google My Business listing. This free tool provided by Google allows you to manage your online presence across ... Read More

Google Maps Alternatives

Shirjeel Yunus
Updated on 05-Apr-2023 16:24:48
What is Google Maps? Google Maps is a web service from Google which helps the users to find geographical directions and sites all over the world. You can have a satellite view of different regions along with road, rail, and air routes. The Google Maps API helps in communication between different software applications. Google Maps are suitable for different devices like desktops, laptops, mobiles, tablets, etc. Cost of Google Maps Google Maps can be used without paying any charges. You can find directions through GPS, or locate your destination. Google Maps can also be used to book cabs to reach ... Read More

Difference between GPS and Satellite Navigation System

Kiran Kumar Panigrahi
Updated on 10-Aug-2022 09:03:57
GPS or Global Positioning System is a satellite-based navigation system developed in 1970 by the US Department of Defense. With time, it became a worldwide global utility and it is now used heavily from mobiles to cars for navigation purposes.Satellite Navigation System is a geospatial positioning system that employs satellites to enable autonomous positioning. It is built on a large network of artificial satellites in the medium-earth orbit that broadcast radio waves. Satellite Navigation Systems assist us in navigating unfamiliar roadways, whether by land, sea, or air.Read through this article to find out more about GPS and Satellite Navigation Systems ... Read More

Call Whole World Through New Android’s Google Maps

karthikeya Boyini
Updated on 21-Apr-2022 11:12:36
 A fresh designed Google Maps app for Android device makes worldwide navigation faster and easier. Enjoy going to unfamiliar places with Google Maps to find top places to eat, shop, play and more. Discover the best spots in a town with specific information about spots whenever it is required.This application required an Internet connection and GPS navigation system which help users with voice-guided instructions to find-out correct destination.It gets connected through 3G, 4G, WiFi, etc. But normally uses a GPS satellite connection to decide its location. To find-out the favourite destination, user has to place the destination into the application, ... Read More

Why Google embedded Map Makers inside Google Maps?

Samual Sam
Updated on 10-Jan-2020 11:22:59
When you have to go somewhere, but you don’t know the directions, what do you do? Simple, Google Maps, earlier we had to rely on traditional maps and routes but Google Maps made it so much easier. There was a time where we could easily locate and add certain locations to the Google maps. Remember?Yup, we are talking about the Google Map Maker, the app that made traveling more reliable and easier. Be it tracking best places at your state, region, country or the entire world. Due to certain reasons we lost it for years, but we could never forget ... Read More

Plotting Google Map using gmplot package in Python?

karthikeya Boyini
Updated on 30-Jun-2020 09:05:26
There are numerous ways you can draw geographical coordinates on Google Maps. However, in case you want to save it in a local file, one better way to accomplish is through a python module called gmplot.Python library gmplot allows us to plot data on google maps. gmplot has a matplotlib-like interface to generate the HTML and javascript to deliver all the additional data on top of Google Maps.InstallationIt is easy to install gmplot using pip incase gmplot is not already installed −pip install gmplotOn running above command, you may see output something like −From above, we can see the latest ... Read More

Effects and animations with Google Maps markers in HTML5

Samual Sam
Updated on 30-Jan-2020 06:11:17
There is no way to fade markers through API.However, markers can be simulated by creating Custom Overlay.Custom overlay usually contains a div with the help of which opacity can be controlled by javascript or jquery.In order to create effects or animations over Google Maps markers, we need a custom overlay.The marker can be added to map and it surely makes optimized: false optionvar newmarkerimg= $('#map_canvas img[src*="iconmarker "][class!="imageadjust "]');

JS Geolocation but without prompting possible?

Rishi Rathor
Updated on 29-Jan-2020 08:14:44
No, you will not be able to prevent the prompt. It is a security feature because not every user would want to share its location.As stated by W3C:A conforming implementation of this specification must provide a mechanism that protects the user's privacy and this mechanism should ensure that no location information is made available through this API without the user's express permission.

Error Codes returned in the PositionError object in HTML5 Geolocation

Lakshmi Srinivas
Updated on 30-Jul-2019 22:30:22
The following are the error codes:CodeConstantDescription0UNKNOWN_ERRORThe method failed to retrieve the location of the device due to an unknown error.1PERMISSION_DENIEDThe method failed to retrieve the location of the device because the application does not have permission to use the Location Service.2POSITION_UNAVAILABLEThe location of the device could not be determined.3TIMEOUTThe method was unable to retrieve the location information within the specified maximum timeout interval.

Chrome and HTML5 GeoLocation denial callback

Krantik Chavan
Updated on 28-Jan-2020 10:06:05
For timeout callback in Google Chrome, try the following code:_callback = false; function successCallback(position) {    _callback = true;    console.log('success'); } function errorCallback(error) {    _callback = true;    alert('error'); } setTimeout(function(){if(!_callback)console.log('ignored')}, 20000); navigator.geolocation.getCurrentPosition(    successCallback,    errorCallback,    {timeout: 2000} );