Leaflet vs. OpenStreetMap vs. Mapzen Search

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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 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

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 Mapzen Search?
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Companies

What companies use Leaflet?
69 companies on StackShare use Leaflet
What companies use OpenStreetMap?
30 companies on StackShare use OpenStreetMap
What companies use Mapzen Search?
0 companies on StackShare use Mapzen Search

Integrations

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What tools integrate with OpenStreetMap?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with OpenStreetMap
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What are some alternatives to Leaflet, OpenStreetMap, and Mapzen Search?

  • 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
  • CARTO - The CARTO platform empowers business analysts, data scientists and more, to turn location data into business outcomes.

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