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Last updated September 16th 2020

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Share a MapBuilder application

MapBuilder offers several different ways to share your MapBuilder application, including sharing a URL, sharing via social media and embedding a MapBuilder application within an external website.

  • Share a URL: If your MapBuilder application is shared publicly, you can copy the URL and share it with partners, colleagues and peers.
  • Share on social media: The MapBuilder template includes built-in social media sharing. To share your MapBuilder application on social media, click the share icon on the top right to generate a link that captures your exact map view. You can either copy the link to share or click the Facebook or Twitter logo to share it directly on one of those platforms.
Click the share icon on the top right.
Copy the link to share or share directly on Twitter or Facebook.
  • Embed a MapBuilder application within an external website: Use an iframe to embed your map view within an external website. The example below shows how a MapBuilder application can be embedded within a website. Simply change the src URL in bold below to match the URL for the MapBuilder application you’d like to share.
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Last updated September 16th 2020

Global Forest Watch Help Center

https://www.globalforestwatch.org/help

Share a MapBuilder application

MapBuilder offers several different ways to share your MapBuilder application, including sharing a URL, sharing via social media and embedding a MapBuilder application within an external website.

  • Share a URL: If your MapBuilder application is shared publicly, you can copy the URL and share it with partners, colleagues and peers.
  • Share on social media: The MapBuilder template includes built-in social media sharing. To share your MapBuilder application on social media, click the share icon on the top right to generate a link that captures your exact map view. You can either copy the link to share or click the Facebook or Twitter logo to share it directly on one of those platforms.
Click the share icon on the top right.
Copy the link to share or share directly on Twitter or Facebook.
  • Embed a MapBuilder application within an external website: Use an iframe to embed your map view within an external website. The example below shows how a MapBuilder application can be embedded within a website. Simply change the src URL in bold below to match the URL for the MapBuilder application you’d like to share.
Print this article

Share a MapBuilder application

MapBuilder offers several different ways to share your MapBuilder application, including sharing a URL, sharing via social media and embedding a MapBuilder application within an external website.

  • Share a URL: If your MapBuilder application is shared publicly, you can copy the URL and share it with partners, colleagues and peers.
  • Share on social media: The MapBuilder template includes built-in social media sharing. To share your MapBuilder application on social media, click the share icon on the top right to generate a link that captures your exact map view. You can either copy the link to share or click the Facebook or Twitter logo to share it directly on one of those platforms.
Click the share icon on the top right.
Copy the link to share or share directly on Twitter or Facebook.
  • Embed a MapBuilder application within an external website: Use an iframe to embed your map view within an external website. The example below shows how a MapBuilder application can be embedded within a website. Simply change the src URL in bold below to match the URL for the MapBuilder application you’d like to share.

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