Wizard for Map Search

November 21, 2006

We've made it easier to get started with the Google AJAX Search API and Google Maps API. Just customize how you want a searchable map to be displayed on your site, and the Map Search wizard will write the code for you. All you need to do is copy and paste the custom code into your web page.

Your users will be able to search for places around a predefined center location and see the results without leaving your page. For example, try searching for 'coffee' on this map centered on Google:

If you want to add points of interest, change the center icon, or customize the functionality even more, check out the more detailed documentation. As always, we'd love to hear your thoughts.