How to Add a Splash of Color to Google Maps


Color on Google Maps
Do you have any Google Maps on your web site? Does the color match the palette of the rest of your site? If it doesn’t, then actually it is quite possible to change. The Google Maps API makes it possible to change the color with a little bit of JavaScript.

If you don’t feel comfortable coding it yourself, then go check out Snazzy Maps. Snazzy Maps is a repository of “themes” with commented examples for download. This makes it relatively simple to achieve a Google Map which matches exactly your color palette.

Try Snazzy Maps here →

Here is an example with the theme “Neutral Blue

Translations: Danish

Author: Morten Brunbjerg Bech

Webdesigner, front end udvikler og bibliotekar. Arbejder primært med udvikling og design af Horsens Kommunes Bibliotekers webløsninger og er specialist i semantisk strukturering af webdokumenter samt Adobe Photoshop og Illustrator.

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