Top 10 Things You Didn't Know Google Maps Could Do

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Real Estate Agent with ERA Lakeway Real Estate

Top 10 Things You Didn't Know Google Maps Could Do


A must-read article from LifeHacker.com on Google's expanded mapping features.

 You might use Google Maps for the occasional directions, but in this article from LifeHacker.com, you can learn about ten other features that most people miss out on, including:

  • Using Starred Addresses Instead of Your Memory
  • Show a "You Are Here" Marker
  • Create Multi-Day Walking Itineraries
  • Fine-Tune or Report a Bad Location
  • Map Out a Bike Route
  • Provide Instant GPS Coordinates
  • Show Photos Taken Nearby (could be great for listings!)
  • Find Places Near Any Point on a Map
  • Provide Directions via SMS Text Message
  • Plot Spreadsheet Addresses On a Map

Read the detailed how-tos here:


http://lifehacker.com/5525758/top-10-things-you-didnt-know-google-maps-could-do

Happy Googling!

Comments (1)

Susan Laxson CRS
Premiere Plus Realty - Naples, FL
Realtor in Naples & Marco Island, FL

Love Google Maps and have used them on my websites and on blogs - now more ways to use them - thanks for the post!

May 14, 2010 08:02 AM