A complete in-depth look at Google Maps

Last updated: December 7th 2017.

A complete in-depth look at Google Maps

If you are travelling to somewhere that you have never been or looking for the shortest way to your destination Google map is the answer to your problems. It just not only acquaints you with the ways and directions or how to reach your desired destination but it also tells us about the nearest locations that you can visit if you are travelling to a new place. For tourists Google Maps is blessing in disguise it’s an app that makes a tourist feel at home and is the only thing that remains by their side and assists alot in getting their way round the city. Google maps also inform the users about traffic and which way is the best to reach the destination. In short Google Maps is a portable map of the city that keeps you well informed.

Apps like Google Maps can definitely turn out to be a very difficult thing to learn but with time and careful exploration you can easily obtain any information possible. Let us take a closer look at how to operate this app.

BASIC INFORMATION:

Whenever you start using something that you have never used before or never saw  you get along with the app by poking around looking through different options and seeing what each option do. This is called starting off from scratch or getting along with the basic. We have got you when it comes to basics, we will look into how to find places , rate them and save them for later.

Google Maps is just like a treasure chest with bundles of helpful data and information that can help you get through the traffic and assist you with getting to your destination acquainting you with all the transit system, all these things are now just a click away with the help of this amazing app. Whether you are travelling by a bus, subway or on your own two feet this app will always be by your side navigating the way for you. With the help of the map navigation, the user will be well informed about each and every single turn and roundabouts or the traffic information at that particular time.

 

  • MANAGING SEARCH AND LOCATION HISTORY:

Google Maps has alot of information about your whereabouts , the app is constantly with you knowing where you are, where you are heading where were you. In order to maintain privacy users should know how to clear and get rid of this type of data. Both the Android software and Google Maps are well equipped with efficient features to manage the location and search history.

  • DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GOOGLE EARTH AND GOOGLE MAPS:

It may be a difficult task for people look for difference between Google Earth and Google Maps. However whenever they are placed side by side there will be few very apparent difference. Google Maps may be one of the most finest app for navigation and for finding the necessary data required for your destination. However Google Earth is an app that gives off appealing and enticing imagery along with the information on everything that is out there in the world and is worth a watch.

 

  • SHARING INFORMATION AND DIRECTIONS FROM GOOGLE MAPS:

People who use Google Maps have no fear whatsoever about getting lost or losing their waym but this app can make them help others who have lost their sense of direction and now are troubled. Whether it be text format slow and steady sharing of information or just sending them with the  destinations name so that they can easily navigate their way to the desired place.

  • TRICK AND MOVES FOR GETTING ALONG WITH GOOGLE MAPS:

Once you think you have mastered the basics inside out you can move towards few hidden features from voice controlling your app to placing pins at the desired locations. This app has great many hidden features yet to be discovered. After you learn them you also acquire the knowledge needed to tell others about it and help them.

ALTERNATIVE APPS THAT CAN WORK FOR YOU:

If you do not like the app or if there is some definite difficulty understanding the basics, then there is no need to be al disappointed because there are several other mapping apps in the market with some amazing features. Try and look out for the alternative apps and give them a shot. Try all of the other apps and see which works best for you.

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