Solved

How to convert an address to GPS coordinate from JavaScript?

Posted on 2014-09-06
2
850 Views
Last Modified: 2014-09-06
Hi.

I would like to convert some addresses to its GPS coordinates. I need this from Javascript (not from php). Is this possible? Can anyone give an example?

Thank you.
0
Comment
Question by:gplana
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 58

Accepted Solution

by:
Gary earned 500 total points
ID: 40307590
Any reason not to use Google Maps?

https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/geocoding

There is another api for Google Maps which is a bit easier
http://hpneo.github.io/gmaps/
0
 
LVL 15

Author Closing Comment

by:gplana
ID: 40307603
Great. Thank you.
0

Featured Post

Why Off-Site Backups Are The Only Way To Go

You are probably backing up your data—but how and where? Ransomware is on the rise and there are variants that specifically target backups. Read on to discover why off-site is the way to go.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

FAQ pages provide a simple way for you to supply and for customers to find answers to the most common questions about your company. Here are six reasons why your company website should have a FAQ page
When the s#!t hits the fan, you don’t have time to look up who’s on call, draft emails, call collaborators, or send text messages. An instant chat window is definitely the way to go, especially one like HipChat. HipChat is a true business app. An…
This tutorial will teach you the core code needed to finalize the addition of a watermark to your image. The viewer will use a small PHP class to learn and create a watermark.
The viewer will learn the basics of jQuery, including how to invoke it on a web page. Reference your jQuery libraries: (CODE) Include your new external js/jQuery file: (CODE) Write your first lines of code to setup your site for jQuery.: (CODE)

724 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question