The ease in which clients can stand up a map is a strength of the Google Maps Platform.  It is true that in an afternoon, a web technology developer can bring a store locator or data visualization project into existence.  However, the user experience associated with the implementation and the costs to run that resource as public or internal engagement increases can vary greatly depending upon the specific Google Maps Platform requests being made.

A Spatial IQ consulting engagement is the fastest way to select the right API’s and apply the best web map development practices.