OpenLayers 3 Beginner s Guide

OpenLayers 3 Beginner s Guide

Erik Hazzard

Get begun with OpenLayers three and increase your web content by means of developing and exhibiting dynamic maps

About This Book

  • Create and show maps on-line with the most recent HTML5 positive aspects to be had, utilizing the OpenLayers three library
  • Learn how you can have interaction with the map and study top practices to enhance the loading time for a map
  • A sensible beginner's advisor, which additionally serves as a short reference with helpful screenshots and special code explanations

Who This publication Is For

Whether you're a hobbyist or a qualified net developer, if you want to use maps in your site, then this booklet is for you. A simple realizing of JavaScript can be worthwhile, yet isn't useful. If you could have by no means labored with maps sooner than, this e-book will introduce you to a couple universal mapping themes and should consultant you thru the OpenLayers library. skilled builders may also use this booklet as a connection with OpenLayers three parts and to extra improve their knowledge.

What you'll Learn

  • Build a whole, real-world OpenLayers software optimized for creation use
  • Work with various raster information assets to create a base map
  • Overlay vector info assets and paintings with vector positive aspects directly
  • Customize the looks of vector layers
  • Understand the idea that of map projections and the way to exploit them
  • Manage and paintings with interactions equivalent to click on and touch
  • Work with controls to augment the consumer experience
  • Target cellular systems and discover demanding situations offered by means of cellular development

In Detail

This publication is a realistic, hands-on advisor that gives you with all of the details you must start with mapping utilizing the OpenLayers three library.

The ebook begins via displaying you the way to create an easy map. in the course of the process the ebook, we are going to assessment each one part had to make a map in OpenLayers three, and you may turn out with a full-fledged internet map program. you are going to study the foremost function of every OpenLayers three part in creating a map, and demanding mapping rules reminiscent of projections and layers. you are going to create your personal facts documents and attach to backend servers for mapping. A key a part of this e-book can be devoted to development a mapping program for cellular units and its particular components.

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