Using Spreadsheet Data in Google Maps and Google Earth

Course Overview

Using Spreadsheet Data in Google Maps and Google Earth
Time Estimate:
30 minutes

About Tutorials

Tutorials offer step-by-step instructions to projects 30-minutes or less. They are guides to various subjects that applies to most audiences.

You don't have to be a web developer or spend money to create and custom an interactive map. Ready-made design templates from Google can quickly get your content to display in Google Earth or Google Maps. This tutorial is a series of actions to create, style, and edit an interactive map using Spreadsheet Mapper 2.0.

What Will I Learn:
  • How to prepare ready made spreadsheet templates with your data
  • How to custom the way content is displayed
  • How to display content and style in Google Maps
  • How to synchronize Google Earth with your data
Who should take this course:

Anyone who wants to create visual and interactive maps to display specific data.


Jerry Monti

Jerry Monti is an award-winning multimedia producer with more than 20 years experience in the digital media industry. Monti has served as Executive Producer at AOL and as coordinator for the largest computer training program in Washington state. Monti was a founder of one of the first VC-funded video sites on the web and he has consulted for Adobe and Corbis. Monti holds a BA in Journalism from California State University at Northridge and a M.Ed. from the University of the Philippines, Diliman. He is a former Peace Corps volunteer and is an Apple Certified Consultant.

Training Partner:

Knight Digital Media Center

The Knight Digital Media Center is a partnership of the University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.