OpenLayers vs. CARTO vs. Mapzen Search

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Description

What is OpenLayers?

An opensource javascript library to load, display and render maps from multiple sources on web pages.

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.

What is Mapzen Search?

Mapzen Search is a search engine for places worldwide, powered by open data. It turns addresses and place names into geographic coordinates, and turns geographic coordinates into places and addresses. With Mapzen Search, you’re able to turn your users’ place searches into actionable geodata and transform your geodata into real places.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use OpenLayers?
7 companies on StackShare use OpenLayers
What companies use CARTO?
6 companies on StackShare use CARTO
What companies use Mapzen Search?
0 companies on StackShare use Mapzen Search

What are some alternatives to OpenLayers, CARTO, and Mapzen Search?

  • Google Maps - Build highly customisable maps with your own content and imagery
  • Leaflet - JavaScript library for mobile-friendly interactive maps
  • Mapbox - Design and publish beautiful maps
  • OpenStreetMap - The free editable map of the whole world

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