Google Map is one of the many products of Google which we use daily. About 80% people use Google Map to find a location or check the route. Now in the new update, Google has also added the feature of offline map, so that you can download the map offline.
Many people do not know the features of Google Map and how to use it properly. By getting hold of the new features, you can make your journey even easier. That’s why in this post we will tell you how to use Google Map in easy language.
Google Maps is a powerful tool for finding and navigating to the places you need to go. This web mapping service developed by Google provides users with detailed maps, real-time traffic updates, Street view and other useful features. In this article we will discuss how to use Google Map to its full potential. We will cover this post in 6 parts, in which you will find all the features of the map.
How to search on Google Map
To search for a place, a search bar is given at the top of the map, in which you can search by typing address, name or coordinates. You can also search for a place like Restaurant, Gas Station, APM, Bank or Hotel by clicking on the search bar and selecting a category. Google Maps will then show you the location on the map, as well as additional information such as phone numbers, websites, and reviews.
How to get new directions
To get directions to a specific place, click on the directions button in the top left corner of the screen. You can choose to get directions for driving, walking, biking or public transit. Type your starting point and your destination into the search bar, and Google Maps will provide you with directions on each mode, along with the estimated travel time and distance. By using it once or twice, you can easily reach your destination.
How to explore the map
You can use your fingers or mouse pointer to explore the map. You can explore the map by using your mouse or touchpad to zoom in and zoom out, move the map. Google Maps also offers Street View, which allows you to see what a place looks like from the ground. To use Street View, drag the yellow Pegman icon to the location you want to visit.
How to save location
You can save the location on Google Map by clicking on the save button next to the name of the location. Then you can save the location in a list like “Favorites” or “Want to Visit”. This feature is useful if you want to keep track of the locations you want to visit in the future. By saving the location, you can also use it offline, about which we will tell below.
How to share location
You can share a location with other people by clicking the Share button next to the location’s name. You can then choose to share the location via email, text message or social media. This feature is useful if you want to tell someone where you are or recommend a location to visit. You can also share live location on WhatsApp.
How to use Google Map offline
Many times such a situation comes where your internet recharge is over or there is no access to the internet, at such times the Google Map Offline feature comes in handy. If you don’t have access to the Internet, you can still use Google Maps by downloading maps for offline use. To do this, click the menu button in the top left corner of the screen, and then click Offline Maps. You can then select the area you want to download for offline, and Google Maps will download the map for you to use offline.
Google Map is a powerful tool that can help you find and navigate to the locations you want to visit. There are many features of the map which we have told you above. Like other Google products, Google Map is a simple, simple and easy-to-understand tool. With the methods mentioned above, you will be able to use the map well.