Google Maps vs. Leaflet



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Description

What is 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.

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Google Maps?
Why do you like Google Maps?

Why do developers choose Leaflet?
Why do you like Leaflet?

Cons

What are the cons of using Google Maps?
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What are the cons of using Leaflet?
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Companies

What companies use Google Maps?
2253 companies on StackShare use Google Maps
What companies use Leaflet?
94 companies on StackShare use Leaflet

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to Google Maps and Leaflet?

  • Mapbox - Design and publish beautiful maps
  • OpenStreetMap - The free editable map of the whole world
  • OpenLayers - A high-performance, feature-packed library for all your mapping needs
  • CARTO - The CARTO platform empowers business analysts, data scientists and more, to turn location data into business outcomes.

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