How do I create a locator map?

The locator map tool has been designed to easily create a smaller map featured on the same page as the main map. Making the map takes only a few easy steps. See below.

1. Start a new project by clicking on “Create a new project,” then specify the map type. creating a map 2. Specify your location, map style and the size of your map. Next you will be asked to define the polygon that will be highlighted on your output map. You can choose from national, regional, or city borders for the boundaries of your polygon. creating a map 3. Now you can choose an icon for your previously specified location. The icon can be added by clicking on the icon cell. creating a map 4. To download your map, click on “publish map,” select the file formats for your map and click on “Publish” and your map will download automatically. creating a map