Google Maps for Journalists

Jesse Friedman
jessef@google.com

Presentation for Online News Association
September, 2011

How this presentation works

Part 1:
Inspiration

Historypin, We Are What We Do

Historypin

Census Map Maker, Wall Street Journal

Census Map Maker

Mapping the Storm Clean-up, WNYC

Mapping the Storm Clean-up

Panoramas of Joplin, New York Times

Panoramas of Joplin

2010 Election Ratings, Google

2010 Election Ratings

Hurricane Irene Path, ABC (click to watch video)

Hurricane Irene Path

Part 2:
(a small amount of) Perspiration

Embedding a map is so easy!

Embedding a map

My Maps (this one's from LA Times)

My Maps

45° imagery (Coverage Map)

45° imagery

Google Earth (if it looks funny, drag a bit)

Google Earth:

Crisis Response

Crisis Response

Fusion Tables

Fusion Tables

Permissions

Permissions

Stay in touch!



My Google+ page
@jessecfriedman
@googlemaps
This presentation: jessefriedman.com/onamaps