Edit a place

Edit details for a place

  1. Search for the feature that you'd like to edit.
  2. Click Edit and then select Edit this Place from the drop down.
  3. Enter the details in the left hand panel. To help your edit approved, enter a valid reason to support your edit in “Comments to the reviewer” field.
  4. Click Save to finish. You’re done!.

Move a marker

If you notice that a place marker is positioned incorrectly, you can easily correct its location on Map Maker by following the steps below:

  1. Search for the feature that you'd like to move.
  2. In the info window, click Edit and select Move Location from the drop down menu.
  3. Move the marker to the correct location on top of the building. The old location will appear as a gray marker and the new location as a red marker on the map.
  4. Click Continue to verify the details.
  5. Click Save and you’re done!

Best Practices:

  • If you are moving a marker for a feature located at incorrect city, state or country, delete the feature and create a new one at the correct location.
  • You can edit places while they are still awaiting review. The new edit will be logged as a separate edit. Edits are automatically saved as a draft until you cancel or submit.