Beijing time on March 28 news, Google announced today for normal users map engine lite version (), any map enthusiasts can use it to create and share custom maps. Earlier, Google maps engine () only open for business users.
Google launched a lite version map engine is still beta. Google said that through this streamlined version of the engine map, ordinary users can submit data to obtain their own custom Google map. Google stressed that the tool is not used for commercial purposes.
Google also provides a teaching guide web page, will demonstrate how a set of data into a custom map
in order to help users familiar with the tool, Google also provides a teaching guide web page, will demonstrate how a set of data into a custom map. In addition, the map of lite version also offers 150 different ICONS, mark for users in different locations. Google has launched a similar map custom tool My Maps. Google said it will continue to keep temporarily, the user the data can be imported into a simplified map engine, but after My Maps will be gradually integrated into a simplified map tool.