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Using Google maps for clients to find nearby stores ?

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hi,

i'm working on the website for a client of mine.... he has a number of dealers which stock his products...

my client wants users to be able to enter their zip code and for the nearest dealer to be shown...

so we have a list of maybe 15-20 dealers, each of which i will have their  address and/or zip code.

is this something google maps can do?

if not, is there any suggestions for how i can accomplish this?

the client is based in the USA.

thanks

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Google Maps can definitely do this sort of thing.  You'll want to geocode all of your addresses, and use the Google Maps API to create an interactive map.

There's a LOT of detail on the Google Maps API website.

http://code.google.com/apis/maps/index.html
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thanks for the confirmation...
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