Common Questions and their answers (FAQ)
You can add thousands of locations a day to your map. The limit is at least 10,000 locations.
Only 250 addresses at a time can be processed, after 250 locations geo-coding goes to a crawl.
Check out the sample video for how to map hundreds or thousands of items.
Once 250 addresses are done, save your map and a link to bulk-geocode will be shown . Click on this link and the locations will be automatically geo-coded in batches of 250 and saved for you automatically. Once all the addresses have be geo-coded the edit page will be loaded. With Google's free license it can take over an hour to process 5,000 addresses.
Another way to add a custom logo is to use advanced maps and upload a logo in the Customization section.
The default image size is 45x45 pixels and the replacement should ideally be the same.
Here is a snippet if you want to quickly make your own solution to get data from a database onto a map:Google database sample.
Mobile/tablet maps are also able to use location services when enabled.
Building and editing maps can be done on mobile and tablet devices, but it is not recommended and not supported.
To save your map as a pdf file, use google chrome or safari to print the map and save it as a pdf file instead of printing it.You can save your map as an image by taking a screen shot of your map (alt + print screen normally works; or try ctrl + print screen). Once you have a screen shot, you should be able to paste it into an image editing tool such as paint.net. The size of the map can be as large as your web browser window if you don't embed it. If you save your map as an image and want to convert it to pdf, you can use our image to pdf conversion tool