Leaflet vs. OpenStreetMap vs. CARTO

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Description

What is 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.

What is 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.

What is CARTO?

The CARTO platform empowers everyone, from business analysts to data scientists, to turn location data into business outcomes. We accelerate innovation, power new use cases and disrupt business models through Location Intelligence.

Pros

Why do developers choose Leaflet?
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Why do developers choose OpenStreetMap?
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Why do developers choose CARTO?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Leaflet?
No Cons submitted yet for Leaflet
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What are the cons of using OpenStreetMap?
No Cons submitted yet for OpenStreetMap
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What are the cons of using CARTO?
No Cons submitted yet for CARTO
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Pricing

How much does Leaflet cost?
How much does OpenStreetMap cost?
How much does CARTO cost?
CARTO Pricing

Companies

What companies use Leaflet?
68 companies on StackShare use Leaflet
What companies use OpenStreetMap?
29 companies on StackShare use OpenStreetMap
What companies use CARTO?
6 companies on StackShare use CARTO

Integrations

No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with OpenStreetMap?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with OpenStreetMap
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Leaflet, OpenStreetMap, and CARTO?

  • Google Maps - Build highly customisable maps with your own content and imagery
  • Mapbox - Design and publish beautiful maps
  • OpenLayers - A high-performance, feature-packed library for all your mapping needs
  • MAPS.ME - Offline OpenStreetMap maps for iOS/Android

See all alternatives to Leaflet

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