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What is Google Places API?

You can provide users data on location names, addresses, ratings, reviews, contact information, and atmosphere. Local guides and users submit tens of millions of updates every day, so you can count on accurate, reliable information.
Google Places API is a tool in the Mapping APIs category of a tech stack.

Who uses Google Places API?

Companies
12 companies reportedly use Google Places API in their tech stacks, including Zola, 2pax, and Alentoor.

Developers
6 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Google Places API.

Why developers like Google Places API?

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Google Places API Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Google Places API?
Google Maps
Create rich applications and stunning visualisations of your data, leveraging the comprehensiveness, accuracy, and usability of Google Maps and a modern web platform that scales as you grow.
Leaflet
Leaflet is an open source JavaScript library for mobile-friendly interactive maps. It is developed by Vladimir Agafonkin of MapBox with a team of dedicated contributors. Weighing just about 30 KB of gzipped JS code, it has all the features most developers ever need for online maps.
Mapbox
We make it possible to pin travel spots on Pinterest, find restaurants on Foursquare, and visualize data on GitHub.
OpenStreetMap
OpenStreetMap is built by a community of mappers that contribute and maintain data about roads, trails, cafés, railway stations, and much more, all over the world.
OpenLayers
An opensource javascript library to load, display and render maps from multiple sources on web pages.
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Google Places API's Followers
4 developers follow Google Places API to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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