Collaborative Google Maps

I have been creating a Google Map for my recent trip to Tuscany (still in its infancy), and while doing so I realized that Google’s My Maps now has a collaborate feature that allows you to add other users to the Map to help build it. This was a long time coming in my opinion, but glad to see it has arrived.

Google Maps Collaborate

I was also pleased to find that they are now including an embed link using an iframe. Google is pretty good about following the Web 2.0 golden rule: make it easy to re-use. And an embed link is often the best solution.

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One Response to Collaborative Google Maps

  1. Joe says:

    Hi there,
    Did you find a way to embed a map and still use the collaborative features? The collaboration tools only seem to be available when the maps in my maps / google maps site.

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