Legend

Legend
Tweet What Problem Does This Solve? The meaning of symbols and the symbolic presentation of data is not clear until explained and correlated to a key. When to Use This Pattern Maps that show operational data almost always need a legend to explain the meaning of this content. This is especially true when the app ...

Rich Marker 1

Rich Marker
TweetWhat Problem Does This Solve? A rich marker extends a simple marker to show a key metric, performance indicator or even additional information. When to Use This Pattern Use when the content of multiple markers is important to make a decision and needs to be seen at a glance. Typical examples are distances to an ...

Marker 2

Marker
Tweet What Problem Does This Solve? A symbol to show the location of an object, place or point of interest. When to Use This Pattern After a user searches for an address or location a marker is used to highlight the location. Markers can also be used to establish the relation between a location on ...

Info Window 3

Info Window
Tweet What Problem Does This Solve? Info Window is the vehicle for delivering facts/ideas (text), numbers, charts, and images to complement the map’s cartography. It shows additional information about a location, typically invoked after clicking on a graphic or symbol on the map. When to Use This Pattern Use when more information about an object ...