OpenStreetMap vs. OpenLayers vs. MapKit JS

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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 OpenLayers?

An opensource javascript library to load, display and render maps from multiple sources on web pages.

What is MapKit JS?

MapKit JS brings Apple Maps to the web. This new JavaScript library lets you add interactive maps to webpages — complete with annotations, overlays, and interfaces to Apple Maps services such as Search and Directions — to enable rich interactions.

Pros

Why do developers choose OpenStreetMap?
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Why do developers choose OpenLayers?
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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 OpenLayers?
No Cons submitted yet for OpenLayers
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What are the cons of using MapKit JS?
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Companies

What companies use OpenStreetMap?
30 companies on StackShare use OpenStreetMap
What companies use OpenLayers?
7 companies on StackShare use OpenLayers
What companies use MapKit JS?
1 companies on StackShare use MapKit JS

Integrations

What tools integrate with OpenStreetMap?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with OpenStreetMap
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What are some alternatives to OpenStreetMap, OpenLayers, and MapKit JS?

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

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