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Aardvark Map is a free, easy-to-use mapping facility that works with Google Maps to allow you to add maps to websites, emails or forum posts. It requires no programming knowledge or expertise, and it will take you just a few minutes to create a map.

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Google Maps API - Embed Google Maps in your own web pages. See the API documentation for more information. You must have a Google Account to get a Maps API key, and your API key will be connected to your Google Account.

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The service is free. You can use the map scripts generated by this site for both commercial and non-commercial use.

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