Looking for website to view custom Google Map by tags
August 26, 2006 1:03 PM   Subscribe

GoogleMapFilter: I'm looking for a Google Maps application/website that will allow me to create custom maps with location markers and then let me view those markers by tags.

I've been using Wayfaring, which allows me to create multiple custom maps, add location markers and tag those markers. But, it doesn't seem to let me view my own maps filtered by the tags. I can search by tag, but only to see other users' markers. I checked the Wayfaring forums and another user has suggested this functionality, but it has yet to be implemented.

Here's an example of what I want to do: make a custom map called "Food Map" in which I will create markers for various restaurants and food stores. Then I want to view my map by tags, e.g., show only those markers tagged as "Mexican" or "Mexican+new" or "grocery+organic", etc.

Anyone know of a website that would allow me to do this? Unfortunately, I don't have the skills or patience to create it myself with Google Maps' developer tools, so DIY solutions are out.
posted by mullacc to Computers & Internet (3 answers total) 6 users marked this as a favorite
 
Have you checked-out Platial?
posted by silusGROK at 1:42 PM on August 26, 2006


Thanks, silusGROK. I hadn't seen that before--it gets me about 95% of the way there.
posted by mullacc at 3:49 PM on August 26, 2006


My pleasure!

:)

They've got a great team... and very responsive. If you have feature ideas, be certain to send them along.
posted by silusGROK at 3:14 PM on August 28, 2006


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