Getting started guide

Introduction to editing

All editable features in Map Maker can be classified as one of the following:

  1. Places: such as restaurants, shops, universities, and hospitals.
  2. Lines: such as roads, rivers, railways, trails, and ferry lines. 
  3. Outlines, features, or boundaries:
    • Building outlines such as apartment buildings, monuments, and lighthouses.
    • Natural features such as lakes, vegetation, dams, and tarmacs.
    • Political features or boundaries such as cities, localities and other administrative divisions.
  4. Directions and intersections: such as instructions for getting from point A to point B, and the traffic signs on the trip.

You can either add or edit these features. Click either Add new or Edit to begin improving the map.

Make an edit on Map Maker.