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  1. Download size isn't big enough

    I think that a square of 1000px is not big enough for any purpose. I'd like to use a map in a project and i'd need at least 2024x4048px.
    I'm sure that you already think about it, but you maybe would add a feature to download in bigger size, maybe a payable option?

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      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Hi,

      Thanks for the suggestion! We would really like to support larger images too and are looking into adding this as an option soon. We’ll let you know when we get closer to release.

      Thanks again!

    • Side list panel for all marker locations

      Very similar to the way there's a left panel when you Build a Map, can that style panel be added to the export?

      However, it would just list the Marker locations so users can see a list of locations instead of having to click each marker to read the pop-up. This would be handy if you have dozens of markers.

      When a user clicks on one location, the corresponding map marker would pop-up.

      Also, instead of the labels (Name and Location), maybe pull in the pop-up content?

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      • Allow downloading multiple map images at once

        I love this feature - so much. It would be awesome to have a feature that allowed you to select an area you wanted to download, and how many "tiles" of images you wanted (increasing the number of tiles increasing the resolution), and then Snazzy Maps would automatically determine the image scale and download the many tiles that could be placed together in a CAD software, etc. to create a super high-res map. I would use that feature everyday. Of course, I second having higher-resolution image downloads available as well.

        Again - love this feature and this site very much.

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        • Add custom marker icon / graphic

          There should be a way to upload a custom icon / graphic for the map marker(s). I know this is possible through the google maps API using var image = 'customimage.png';

          I believe adding this functionality to the snazzymaps web interface would be incredibly useful for custom styles. OR, This functionality should at least be added to the wordpress plugin, so a custom marker can be set alongside the styled maps.

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            8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

            We would really like to add something to make it easier for people to add markers to the map. We will be looking into some solutions in the future but if anyone has any suggestions, please comment here.

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              2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              Thanks for the suggestion. I’ll have to see if there is a standard set of query parameters that Google supports through their API. If there isn’t we would have to just make our own query params and initialize the map with them.

              I’ll look into what’s possible.

            • add the Marker Clustering ability

              to combine markers of close proximity into clusters, and simplify the display of markers on the map.

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              • Formats to embed the map on a website rather than iframe

                Hi! It would be extremely useful if you can provide us any other format to embed the map on the webpage. The problem I have with the iframe is that: when I add a point of interest in the "built a map" section, I cant link that point with another URL.
                I don't know if it is possible? but it would be great!

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                • Add geo-fence outline

                  hello.
                  So I have more than one client that needs a geo-fenced area marked on the map. For example- Bars in this cool area of town. (Bars in Mid-town) With a marker around that area. Love to get shading too.

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                  • Market your Retro template

                    Users with visual impairments would appreciate an alternative to Google maps. When users print the Google map they see on their screen, the map printout is nearly impossible to read. The color and text is much too light. Perhaps a Retro icon could be placed on the seach bar.

                    Right now, the work around is to capture the screen using Snag It. Then choose Snag It Editor>Image>Filters>Sharpen>100%. The resulting printout is high contast and readable. It works, but is rather awkward.

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                    • Explain exactly where to place the code

                      I have html css and JS, I assume it goes into the js for google maps but where exactly? I have tried everywhere

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                      • Allow for different font inputs

                        I stumbled across this resource and it has been a goldmine. Great work!

                        Is there a possibility of changing fonts? I am looking to create an antique style of map (eg. pirate map) and I would like to use an older looking font.

                        Thanks

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                        • Add US State County Cababilities

                          As far as I can tell there is no option to turn on outlines for Counties for the US.

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                          • Fill for buildings and green cover, and point of interest as simple dots

                            I m a architecture student, if possible allow us to download colored legend separately for roads,POIsbetc , maps with resolution higher than 1000px, some transparent overly of satellite view. Fill option for buildings not working. If possible provide major dots for trains and bus transits

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                            • Allow us to share a map style with someone else

                              Allow us to share a map style with someone else

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                              • colorblind friendly tag

                                It would be great to add a tag to map styles that are colorblind-friendly. You can also have a tag for printer-friendly styles (for printers that print in black and white for instance)

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                                • Have the itinerary function!

                                  Google can create itinerary when we enter a starting point and a destination. It is useful to show a road to follow for instance. It would be great !

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                                  • Upload Image in Popup

                                    I would like to add logo image into the popup marker, but aren't able to. This will greatly benefit companies.

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                                    • 7 votes
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                                      • allow map rotation

                                        It would be really helpful if I could rotate the map before exporting. The map I'm trying to capture is on a roughly 45 degree orientation from north, and I'd love to be able to rotate it as needed to square it up in the frame prior to exporting, to maximize the size of the area I'm able to export.

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