Google Maps vs. LocationIQ vs. Mapzen Search

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Favorites

134

Favorites

13

Favorites

14

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • -
  • 895
  • 58.9K
  • -
  • 15
  • 0
  • -
  • 2
  • 0

GitHub Stats

No public GitHub repository stats available
No public GitHub repository stats available

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 LocationIQ?

Free and Fast Geocoding Service

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.

Pros

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

Why do developers choose LocationIQ?
Why do you like LocationIQ?

Why do developers choose Mapzen Search?
Why do you like Mapzen Search?

Cons

What are the cons of using Google Maps?
Downsides of Google Maps?

What are the cons of using LocationIQ?
No Cons submitted yet for LocationIQ
Downsides of LocationIQ?

What are the cons of using Mapzen Search?
No Cons submitted yet for Mapzen Search
Downsides of Mapzen Search?

Companies

What companies use Google Maps?
1772 companies on StackShare use Google Maps
What companies use LocationIQ?
0 companies on StackShare use LocationIQ
What companies use Mapzen Search?
0 companies on StackShare use Mapzen Search

Integrations

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

What are some alternatives to Google Maps, LocationIQ, and Mapzen Search?

  • Leaflet - JavaScript library for mobile-friendly interactive maps
  • 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

See all alternatives to Google Maps

Latest News

​Google to Update Basemap Style for Google Maps APIs
Meet the couple that guides together
Six ways Google can keep you up to speed in PyeongChang


Interest Over Time


Get help choosing one of these