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Quick and Easy Web Maps with Google Fusion Tables

One of the quickest and easiest ways to produce simple maps for your Web site is to use Google’s Fusion Tables. Fusion Tables is an online data management application designed for collaboration, visualization and publication of data. Fusion Tables does not require knowledge of JavaScript or CSS to make online maps. Some knowledge of HTML is useful for styling info boxes and adding more complex features. Fusion Tables maps have limited options and functionality compared to custom mapping applications, but they are far easier to build.

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