Leaflet vs. OpenStreetMap vs. Valhalla

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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 Valhalla?

Valhalla is Mapzen’s open-source routing service for client-side routing applications and hosted solutions. If you are looking to avoid the challenge of data creation and database administration, you can get high-quality routes and navigational guidance with clear directions through a simple API call.

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Why do developers choose OpenStreetMap?
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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 Valhalla?
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Companies

What companies use Leaflet?
70 companies on StackShare use Leaflet
What companies use OpenStreetMap?
30 companies on StackShare use OpenStreetMap
What companies use Valhalla?
0 companies on StackShare use Valhalla

Integrations

No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with OpenStreetMap?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with OpenStreetMap
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What are some alternatives to Leaflet, OpenStreetMap, and Valhalla?

  • 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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