Maps – Amazingly Top & the Best 6 Tips are Here
Google Maps is surely one of the top and best online maps,
which is available for the Android users. If the offline feature of the maps
isn’t very realistic, then Google Maps is still the best online navigator.
Since you’re a user of Google maps daily, you may not know everything about the
maps. We’re here to help you along with some tips that are helpful to use the
Google Maps on your Android devices. Well, so take a simple test that whether
you know all about the Google Maps or not. If you know them, then well done
you’re a pro-Googler!
So, let’s learn top and best 6 unknown tips for the Google Maps.
1. Google Maps Shares Your Location
It allows sharing your location while using the Google Maps
with anyone who is on your contact list. It’s one of the simple and easy
features when you want to send exact location to your friends. So, they can
track your location within a moment. For this, you must know how to share your
location. Do the following while sharing your location.
first, open the Google Maps.
the Main Menu of 3 horizontal lines.
comes with Location Sharing option and select it.
asks how many hours you like to share this location along with your
tap on the option Select People and then Turn On it.
can simply select any contact from your contact list with whom you like to
share the location.
contacts you select that will get a notification with informing them that
they can track your current location. But, if you select a contact without
Google account, then it will send a link and they can track your location
by opening the link address.
2. Google Maps Find Parking Lots
When you’re living in a city where it’s hard to find a
parking lot, then the Google Maps can make it simple. Currently, Google has
added a feature to find parking that allows you to easily find a parking space
in your nearby location with its easy three taps.
open the Google Maps as well as select Car Navigation.
your destination here.
may find a limited notification at the bottom making with ‘P’ which means
tap on the Limited notification and then Find Parking.
Google Maps will search now for the available parking areas for you that
shows on your screen. If you tap on the ADD PARKING option, it’ll call you
in the parking area to your itinerary.
3. You can Plan a Trip after Reaching your Destination
Sometimes plans are not planned properly. So, how to get
planned while you’re not with a good plan in your trip? Ok, leave worry,
because the Google Maps can help you easily. Google comes with a feature calls
‘Things to Do near me’ that comes from their reviews. It helps while you trying
to get anything near you that includes nearby places and restaurants. If you’re
not confirming where to go, then it’s handy. So, follow the below steps.
your Google Maps as well as type ‘Things to do near me’ in the search bar.
comes with location and suggests places that you may visit according to
your location which reviews other users.
also offers you more accurate results while searching with location name.
For an instance, if you type ‘things to do in Japan and Tokyo,
then you’ll find some popular places to visit.
4. Google’s Offline Maps
The Google Maps also comes with the option ‘Offline Maps’,
which unknown for many people. For example, you’re making a plan for a trip but
there is no internet connection. In this situation, you can’t rely on your
online Google Maps. So, might be worried thinking what you should right this
situation. If it happens, then you’ll be on the right track while using the
open the Google Maps as well as tap the Main Menu of 3 horizontal lines.
Offline Maps options, tap on Your Own Map.
map you download that’ll be available for the next one month. Moreover,
you can update it every few week otherwise it’ll expire and you won’t use
5. The Google Maps Labels Your Work & Home
If you do daily your office work, then you can add your work
along with home destination in the Google Maps, when you do so, then the Google
Maps will always show your destination option whether you’re ready to go for.
open your Google Maps as well as tap its Main Menu.
tapping Settings select the option ‘Edit
home and work’.
asks to add your home address to the option ‘Home and Work address in
open it next time, then the Google Maps show the directions and your ‘Home
and Work’ address shows as a destination in the list.
also allows labeling other places, such as Gym, School, college or a
favorite cafeteria etc.
6. Google Maps History
I have searched for a plenty of time for a place on the
Google Maps at home. And then I forget the place’s name while traveling. This
time I think that the names would be noted. Thanks to the Google Maps that
comes with the feature of ‘Maps History’ that records all search locations. So,
if you use the Google Maps History option, then you can remember all recently
open your Google Maps, and go to the Main Menu and Settings.
it’s simple to use the ‘Tap Map History’ while opening it
whenever you need.
Maps must list all your locations that you had searched on the Google
tap on any of the search results to get your direction. Tap the icon ‘X’
to delete your location from the search history.
that, you select the area that you like to download the map.
tap the ‘Download’ button so that it starts downloading offline