Add Search box on mobile devices

The search box does not show by default on smart phones due to size issues.  This can be added by clicking on ‘Show Advanced Options‘ then view the ‘Search Box Customization‘ section.  There is an option to enable the search box on mobile devices as seen in the image below.

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How to hide the key (category legend) under the map?

The category legend can be hidden using a css override.  In this case there is one already provided.  Add the following to end of the map url: ?css=https://www.easymapmaker.com/cssoverride/hidegroup.css The following map url: https://www.easymapmaker.com/map/my-first-map would become: https://www.easymapmaker.com/map/my-first-map?css=https://www.easymapmaker.com/cssoverride/hidegroup.css  

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Zoom In Search Box (odd search behavior)

When creating an map there is an advanced option called ‘Zoom In Search box‘ that is visible when ‘Show Advanced Options‘ is clicked..  The default behavior is to zoom into the items that match the search query.  In some cases this might not do anything if the items in the search query are spread out […]

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How does the search box work?

The search box can be used in 2 different ways: It can be used as a filter. The search works by as a whole field substring search. If you have ‘John Smith’ and ‘Jane Smith’ in the dataset and search for ‘Smith’ it will give both of the above 2 items as options. When you […]

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Hide Data Below Map

To turn off data below the page go to the edit page (should be in an email sent after saving the map), there is a ‘Map Layout’ section.  There is an option to turn off the data showing below the page.

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