Google Maps JavaScript API For Beginners

Embedding Google Maps In Websites and Phonegap Apps

Maps make websites more useful; they can help users find businesses and areas of interest, get directions, or gain insights into new communities. In this course, learn to add interactive maps to your websites with Google Maps JavaScript API v3. Narayan Prusty first shows you how to set up the tools and get an API key. After an introduction to presenting simple maps with the JavaScript, the course describes how to set a map's initial state, switch between different map types, work with map markers, draw shapes, and work with zoom controls, the My Location button, and Much more.

Topics include:

  • Setting up the developer tools
  • Adding required permissions
  • Getting a Google Maps API key
  • Setting a map's initial state
  • Geocoding an address
  • Adding map markers
  • Handling marker events
  • Drawing lines, polygons, and circles
  • Adding maps to existing apps

Your Instructor

Narayan Prusty
Narayan Prusty

Narayan Prusty has years of software development experience. He has been a programmer, blogger and a entrepreneur. He is the Founder and CEO of QScutter and QNimate. He loves to teach and learn.

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