A recent presentation from Ed Parsons, Geospatial Technologist at Google Research in London, gave a quick update about the massive presence of Google Maps on the web.
– 41% of Internet users worldwide use Google Maps services
– 1 Billion monthly users of Google Maps
– 30% of Google searches have local intent or geographic aspect
– 1 million third party websites using Google Maps APIs – more than 95% use free API. This actually grew from 800,000 developers in June 2012 and 350,000 in April 2010 (read here).
Watch the full presentation below: