In this example we explain how to create a beautiful map zoomed on specific countries. For this map we will use the world map and highlight Mexico and Honduras.
The map we are going to create has this url:
You can easily test every step yourself by copying the url and pasting it in the url bar of another browser tab or window.
Creating this map
In 3 simple steps we get to our final result:
- 1. Select a base map
- 2. Zoom on Mexico and Honduras
- 3. Color Mexico and Honduras
1. Select a base map
2. Zoom on the areas
We add the a-param with the area codes of Mexico and Honduras, separated by | (pipe).
3. Color the areas
We add colors to the countries by specifying the color after the country, separated by colon.