KML Tips for a Google Maps Developer Book

Google Maps Developer BookOne of the authors of a new book called “Google Maps Applications with PHP and AJAX” wrote Google Earth Blog about a recent blog entry where he talks about Google Maps’ ability to support KML. He shows an example of how to create the KML, and explains the advantages and disadvantages of KML for use within Google Maps. Good luck with the new book Cameron!

About Frank Taylor

Frank Taylor started the Google Earth Blog in July, 2005 shortly after Google Earth was first released. He has worked with 3D computer graphics and VR for many years and was very impressed with this exciting product. Frank completed a 5.5 year circumnavigation of the earth by sailboat in June 2015 which you can read about at Tahina Expedition, and is a licensed pilot, backpacker, diver, and photographer.


  1. Thanks Frank!
    There is lots more information about the book on the site too ( if you’re interested.

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