OpenStreetMap vs. LocationIQ vs. Mapzen Search

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Description

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 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 OpenStreetMap?
Why do you like OpenStreetMap?

Why do developers choose LocationIQ?
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Why do developers choose Mapzen Search?
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Cons

What are the cons of using OpenStreetMap?
No Cons submitted yet for OpenStreetMap
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What are the cons of using LocationIQ?
No Cons submitted yet for LocationIQ
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What are the cons of using Mapzen Search?
No Cons submitted yet for Mapzen Search
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Companies

What companies use OpenStreetMap?
30 companies on StackShare use OpenStreetMap
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 OpenStreetMap?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with OpenStreetMap
What tools integrate with LocationIQ?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with LocationIQ
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to OpenStreetMap, LocationIQ, 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
  • OpenLayers - A high-performance, feature-packed library for all your mapping needs

See all alternatives to OpenStreetMap

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