Anyone can create animated maps
Create impactful, dynamic video maps and animations in one tool and never worry about post-production. Mapcreator allows you to share, embed and broadcast animations without a hassle. Embed your animated map to your website, social media or whenever you want to use it.
Tell your story with animated map maker
Whatever your message, make people see it. Visualize world events, breaking news, or even property locations with these simple steps. Add and animate any element from Mapcreator’s library to enrich your content.
You are the creative director
Use Mapcreator’s dashboard to choose when a certain element should show up or disappear, and enjoy complete control over your animation. Want to know more about how to create animated maps? Check our blog post below.
Add smooth transitions to your animated map
Add new keyframes, change transition time and decide the aspect ratio of your animated map with Mapcreator’s rich features. Export your map as a WEBM, PNG or JPG sequence and set the FPS according to your projects’ needs.
Create a map animation in minutes
Make elements appear or disappear on your video project. Control movements and effects from Mapcreator’s timeline. It takes the same time or even less to create an animated map as it takes to make a static image!
Highlight what matters
Use an unlimited number of annotations to highlight useful information. Zoom, scroll, and tilt on your map with extreme accuracy for any location in the world. Create the parallax effect and add impressive 3D effects.
Create a digital walk-through
Make your animated map come alive for your viewers by adding motion to its elements. Use lines and routes on your map for video to help clients visualize routes from start to destination. Add points of interest with images, videos and text for a more engaging experience.
Customize with your brand guidelines
Create an animation that matches your brand identity. Customize annotations, map style, colors and fonts that reflect your brand image. Add symbols, icons or text boxes from our large library, or let us add your own for an exclusive version of Mapcreator.
Create animated maps for broadcasts
Choose everything from transitions to camera angles to create captivating map videos for broadcasting. Make your video maps look great on TV screens with the right resolution – HD, 4K or even 8K. Use guidelines for a broadcast map to keep your TV audience engaged.
Eager to create your first animated map?
Ready to take your maps to the next level and bring them to life? Contact the Mapcreator team for a free demo. Prepare to enjoy the animated map features and all the other exciting features Mapcreator has to offer.
How to make an animated map?
No more hassle and complex coding lines! Creating your animated map with an intuitive animated map maker is now possible with three simple steps:
Maps made with Mapcreator
See what our clients have to say
One of our graphics teams used to dedicate one day of the week just to create maps. They now deal with map requests on the fly and are getting a consistent style across all their work.
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Since our team started using Mapcreator, we’ve been able to produce maps more quickly. We find the software very efficient and easy to use.
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Frequently asked questions
Can I try Mapcreator for free?
Seeing is believing. We offer you 14 days of free access to our online mapping tool so that you can get to know the basic mapping functionalities you can expect. Register here to get started! Want to try out Mapcreator to its full extent? Contact us and take advantage of a free ‘guided demo’ where we’ll show you the full potential and features of Mapcreator mapping software.
Do I need technical/graphical knowledge to create maps?
Mapcreator has a user-friendly interface that does not require in-depth technical and graphical skills. To make sure that you get the most out of the mapping tool, we offer full training with all our subscriptions.
Can I make maps both for print and online publishing?
The mapping tool offers the possibility to export different file formats that can be used for both print and digital publications, including interactive elements. You can create a map and export/download it as various output types. The download options we support at the moment are: .PNG, .SVG, .PDF (CMYK), EPS and WEB. WEB means you’ll get a link to the (interactive) map as well as an iframe.
How do I customize my maps with Mapcreator?
Mapcreator comes with a wide range of carefully designed default map styles, fonts, and features. In addition to the standard style elements that come with Mapcreator, map colors, features, and fonts can easily be customized for you. Do you want us to custom build your own complete map design? Please contact us, and we’ll discuss your specific needs.