Deploying your own Slippy Map
Deploying your own Slippy Map is a common way of Using OpenStreetMap.
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- Google Maps Example shows how to use the google maps API to present OSM maps.
Other less widely used alternatives:
- CloudMade Web Maps API () is CloudMade's early offering. They since launched leaflet.
- Zoom zoom zoom map has a nice smooth zoom feature
- Khtmlib also smooth zooms
- Ka-Map (ka-map.maptools.org)
- AFComponents UMap (afcomponents.com) embeddable Flash slippy map
- OpenScales (openscales.org) mapping framwork in ActionScript (flash), configurable by xml
- Modest Maps (modestmaps.com) in Flash and Python.
- BruTile (brutile.codeplex.com) a C# library for tile services (use online via silverlight)
Embeding OSM in a CMS/framework
You can embed OSM in your favourite Content Management System:
- Cartaro is a framework for embedding maps in different CMS, especially Drupal.
Sources of tiles
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OpenStreetMap tile servers
Alternative tile servers
Alternative tile providers (with their own usage policies) are available. Some of them are combining OSM data with their own imagery and/or applying different colours and styles of map details.
Your own map tiles
For ultimate flexibility, OpenStreetMap also gives you the unique ability to generate your own map tiles — styled any way you like — from our data.