Google Maps is a Google product that allows us to see maps from all over the world.
Even not only maps, Google Maps also provides images from several building locations, roads, and others.
What is the Google Maps API?
Google Provides a Google Maps API that allows us to build applications using Google Maps.
Google Maps API (Application Programming Interface) is an API provided by Google to use Google maps (Google Map) in the application that we build. The Google Maps API allows us to modify the map and information contained in it.
Google Maps API is available for platforms:
The Web is a Google Maps API used on the Web.
Android is a Google Maps API used on Android applications.
iOS is a Google Maps API that is used on iOS applications.
Web Service is the use of Google Maps through the Web Service.
On this occasion we will use the Google Maps API for the Web.
Display Google Maps on the Web
There are a number of steps we must take to display a map of Google Maps on the Web:
Insert a Google Map library in tags <head>or inside <body>.