map maker tool

FAQ

GENERAL

What is Map Maker Tool?

Map Maker Tool is a tool for creating amazing web maps in a simple and immediate way.
Map Maker Tool is a web based application, and works on internet connected devices.

What is not Map Maker Tool?

Map maker Tool is not (actually) a tool to record GPS tracks. You cannot save the imported Shape file data: you can only view them. 

WHY TO CHOOSE MAP MAKER TOOL?

We believe to have a different and original approach about creating maps.
You could like it and find it easy and suitable for your needs.
You are welcome to use our Map Maker Tool and make it yours!

WHO IS BEHIND MAP MAKER TOOL?

We are a small team of passionate and experienced people.
We work in the field of online 2D/3D maps and web development for almost 15 years. 
We are based in Italy.

FEATURES

WHAT CAN I DO WITH MAP MAKER TOOL?

You can easily create amazing maps.
You can share and include your maps into your websites. A widget does it automatically for you.
You can create custom views of the same maps to insert them in specific pages of your websites.
You can reuse your data in many maps (paid versions only).
You can use your smartphone/tablet as a navigator and use your maps for your outdoor activities.

WHICH TYPES OF DATA CAN I IMPORT/EXPORT?

You can import and save into maps KML, KMZ, GPX, GeoJSON files.
You can import zipped shape files (only for visualization). 
You can export every data of your maps in the following formats: KML, GPX and GeoJSON.

What types of data can be associated with the maps ?

You can associate a popup window to every marker and vector element of your maps.
With the integrated and powerful HTML editor you can add text, HTML elements, images, videos inside the HTML  popup window.

In how many languages ​​is available MAP MAKER TOOL ?

You can create your map's content in your preferred language. The multilanguage map content feature has been added to the upcoming features. 
The map editor languages actually supported are english and italian, but we will add many others soon. If you want, you can help us to translate it into your language.
The website CMS languages actually supported are: english and italian.

CAN I REQUEST SPECIAL/CUSTOM FEATURES?

Sure! We are happy to receive new feature requests and we encourage to do it. We will open a wish list section in the support forum where you can post yours.
We may plan to realize the most requested and interesting features.
If you absolutely need a special version of Map Maker Tool, contact us and ask a quotation for a custom version: we may create a custom platform only for you.

PRICING AND PLANS

IS MAP MAKER TOOL FREE?

The are different plans. The entry-level plan for individuals in non-commercial usage is totally free of charge. A small Map Maker Tool logo is visible on all free plan maps.

WHAT are THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE VARIOUS VERSIONS?

Free version is for individuals (private users) and may be used in non-commercial projects only. 
Professional versions (standard, pro, unlimited) are hosted on a different website.
Professional versions have more features (see plans for details).