Bring your story to life with map animations
Game-changing animations are now easier than ever with Mapcreator. Create compelling stories with stunning graphics, street and satellite maps. Illustrate story locations, trends and election results. Never worry about post-production, your animations will always stand out.
Create maps tailored to your needs with our customization options
Create branded maps that cater to your unique requirements and needs with personalized fonts, map styles, customized icons, and text boxes. Customize your maps to maintain consistency with your brand image. Benefit from a wide range of features, ensure that important on-screen text and graphics are visible with your own title-safe settings.
Deadline-driven publication with faster map creation
Whether you’re in broadcasting, streaming, digital media, post-production, marketing, or content creation, Mapcreator is the ultimate mapping tool for broadcast professionals who want to stay ahead of the competition. Compatible with newsroom and playback systems, powerful features, speed and accuracy, our tool enables you to quickly show locations for breaking news stories faster than other tools. Save time, master your deadlines, streamline your workflow, and allow map animations to enhance your viewer engagement.
Brand your broadcast maps
Use maps in your videos. Mapcreator helps you with increasing your brand awareness with branded maps (textboxes, icons, colors and much more).
Breaking news made simple: Create maps with ease
Want to bring your storytelling to life? Benefit from our simple and user-friendly interface. With Mapcreator, anyone can easily create stunning visualizations that illustrate your stories. Our mapping software empowers you to craft a compelling narrative. With our presets for your newsroom including fullscreens, over the shoulder and more your hyperlocal or national breaking news can be aired in a matter of minutes!
Real-time mapping for breaking news: A game changer in broadcasting
In today’s fast-paced news market, you need access to accurate and up-to-date information at your fingertips. Using maps with live data layers not only provides real-time information, but also helps visualize natural events whether it’s tracking droughts, hurricanes, or earthquakes, live data maps provide a comprehensive and reliable source of information. Whether it’s tracking droughts, hurricanes, or earthquakes, live data maps provide a comprehensive and reliable source of information. You can even include your own data sources to be ahead of the competition.
Export high-quality vector maps for videos
With Mapcreator you can create high-quality maps and export or embed them in any type of broadcasting, whether this is for breaking news, TV shows or online videos.
Works with GEOlayers
Next to print-ready or interactive online maps, our cartographic base data is compatible with the GEOlayers mapping plugin for Adobe After Effects. Animate your maps, and capture your audience with dynamic content. Learn more about GEOlayers here.
Win the race for election coverage with Mapcreator
For accurate and timely reporting we offer several effective solutions to make progress tracking of elections easy: direct integration of 3rd-party datasources, as well as allowing reporters to visualize results as they come in, with interactive maps and customizable data layers. Use Mapcreator to keep audiences informed every step of the way.
Compatible with newsroom and playback systems
We understand that compatibility with your existing systems is essential for smooth and seamless integration of any new technology. That’s why our mapping solution has been designed to be compatible with newsroom and playback systems. Import data directly into your newsroom system.
Spread your stories far and wide with shareable maps
Export your maps in various formats, including iframes for digital maps, SVG, JPG, PNG, PDF for print purposes and MP4 and MOV for map animations. They are all accessible through desktops, smartphones and other mobile devices. Provide your viewers with the latest information in the best possible quality, with animations in HD (720p) or Ultra HD (1080p).
Why should you use Mapcreator?
Mapcreator is the must-have tool for your broadcast toolkit, allowing you to engage with your DMA better. Our mapping software provides an effective solution, allowing you to deliver accurate and engaging content to your viewers, quickly and efficiently. Whether you’re a large newsroom or a small production team, our mapping software is the perfect solution for streamlining your operations and producing high-quality content. So why wait? Meet us at our booth at the NAB Show where we’ll be showcasing our latest software updates, and providing live demonstrations. We can’t wait to meet you!
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I get a custom map style with the service?
The customization included in the service are the following: either you send us your own custom icons and route line options (color/transparency) or you pick our standard map settings and icons.
However, full customization of your map is possible as well as having a complete map style range based on your own brand identity with extra costs.
Can I get print-ready maps?
Yes. We can deliver high-quality print 300DPI (or less) maps in PNG, JPEG, SVG, PDF, PCX or BMP.
Can I see your API documentation?
Here is the link to our documentation: https://docs.mapcreator.io/