Google Earth gets a new website

Google has just updated the official Google Earth website with a great new look and a much more clean interface.


As you can read on the Lat Long Boog, they’re encouraging users to explore the five main areas of the site:
• Showcase: Various featured content.
• Video tutorials: Tutorials on how to do basic tasks like create placemarks, record tours, etc.
• More products: Information on related Google products.
• Community: Various ways to connect with other users, such as the Google Earth Twitter account.
• Industries: Information for educators, media, developers, etc.
All in all it’s a very nice update, though right now only the English version has been upgraded. Check it out for yourself at

About Mickey Mellen

Mickey has been using Google Earth since it was released in 2005, and has created a variety of geo-related sites including Google Earth Hacks. He runs a web design firm in Marietta, GA, where he lives with his wife and two kids.


  1. Is only changed in the US site. Others are the old one.

  2. Its changed on Google Ireland now, they’ve also tinkered with chrome 🙂

  3. Excellent, much better than the previous page.

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