Create a shared map

Create a shared map


Have you created a map or dashboard that you want to show to the rest of the world? Create a share and show your colleagues and clients an insightful map you have made from your data.

1. Open the map you want to share and press the SHARE button in the menu on the left. Another option is to open a map, open the MY SHARES menu and click NEW SHARE +.

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2. Here you can choose between the following map sharing options (templates):

Not happy with predefined shares? Use custom shares!
With custom shares you can control what elements and functionalities you want to add to your share. You can add advanced filters, big infowindows, legends, add a login to your share (enterprise) or add an export functionality to enable your user to download the data from the map. Read our help center article about custom shares to discover all the functionalities.

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Empty map sharing option

The empty sharing option creates a map with the following attributes:

  • Zoom function on scroll
  • Zoom buttons are disabled
  • Search bar is disabled
  • Map panning enabled
  • Infowindows when enabled on click/hover
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Empty Sharing Option

Quick tip! Use the preview functionality
Do you want to know how your share looks? This is possible. Just click the preview link and you can see how your map will look with that particular template. 

Big infowindow map sharing option

The big infowindow sharing option creates a map with the following attributes:

  • Zoom function on scroll
  • Zoom buttons are enabled
  • Search bar is enabled
  • Map panning enabled
  • Infowindows in a large info block on the left. Only when infowindows are enabled
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Big Infowindow Sharing Option

Change colors, icons and values in the layer menu filter
Do you want to change the colors, icons or values that your filter uses? In that case you have to edit the styling of your map. This filter is automatically generated based on the styling you set in this section. So if you want to change any colors, icons or values. Just edit the styling of your map before creating a Map Share.

Layers sharing option

The layers sharing option creates a map with the following attributes:

  • Layers menu at the left side
  • Zoom function on scroll
  • Zoom buttons are disabled
  • Search bar is disabled
  • Map panning enabled
  • Infowindows when enabled on click/hover
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Layers Sharing Option

After you have successfully created your share. All of your shares will be added to your My Shares list. Here you can:

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Housing Value Amsterdam with floating layer filter menu