A company that creates different tools for styling and deploying maps as well as providing services for hosting maps

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
7 views

In Mapbox Studio how do I make an image for a marker be 400 pixels without getting clipped off?

For Mapbox Studio, I've prepared this Squid drawing I'm going to put in a body of water, similar to the ships in the 'Pirates Return' map. I have sizes of the drawing in 100,200, and 400 pixels. ...
1
vote
3answers
46 views

How to load geojson vector tiles from mapbox id?

I have some data hosted on mapbox and I'm trying to load it as tiled geojson into Leaflet from its mapbox id (I just want to get plain geojson, I'm not trying to render it). How can I achieved that? ...
1
vote
1answer
26 views

CartoCSS Expression for shield-name

Is there any way to use a regular expression to filter a string when using CartoCSS expressions? I have geojson of some ways and route relations I obtained using Overpass Turbo. When creating a new ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

How to fix label clipping in Mapbox Studio

I have labels that are being cut off when rendered in Mapbox Studio. As I understand it there is a 256x256 tile that gets rendered and if the label text "bleeds" into another tile it may get cut off. ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

How to switch base layer programmatically in MapBox/Leaflet

I have multiple base layers, and need to switch them programmatically, dependent on various actions and states in my app. Can't find how, for the life of me. thanks!
0
votes
1answer
37 views

What can I do in Mapbox Studio with the osm_id number for #buildings from Mapbox Streets?

My goal is to use OpenStreetMap buildings data to create map tiles that show buildings styled with information such as name, floors, and other information from the tags associated with the way/feature ...
1
vote
3answers
77 views

Load external tileJSON file in Mapbox

I have tiles generated by Maperitive from an OSM file, and there's a nice tiles.json generated with them which specifies neatly the tiles-path, bounding box, minzoom, maxzoom, center, etc. The format ...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

Showing link for every city at different zoom levels using Leaflet?

I have a Leaflet map that I am using to render a map of the U.S. The map will have specific zoom levels. For example, when the map first loads it will show major U.S. cities. Then if you zoom in it ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

CartoDB: Adding another view of layer using Layer Actions and Toggle Buttons

I would like to add multiple sublayers of the same table attached to a single layeraction in cartodb js. I written my webpage based on the following cartodb tutorial: ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

MapBox Studio - Reverse Character Strings

I am working on a project in MapBox studio where I had to flip all the labels 180┬░ that were on lines. Since its not possible to use text-orientation for labels on lines, I flipped the font file 180 ...
0
votes
2answers
44 views

create a draggable circle in leaflet

hey guys can u please tell me how to create a circle in leaflet which can be dragged across the map.I do not want to use Circlemarkers as i want to specify radius in meters and also the size of ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Mapbox.js not displaying a certain UTFGrid variable

I'm working on embedding a Mapbox map on a site but interactivity doesn't seem to be pulling in one of the variables properly. When you view the map on Mapbox's site, it shows the values that it is ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

how do i change my map's styling in mapbox using mapbox.js?

i really searched for it high and low but couldn't find it!! I am using mapbox.js for this. i am working on the project which requires to change the styling of map, eg: area,land and water colors on ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Add MapBox sourced hillshade to MapBox Studio project

I am working on a MapBox studio project that was originally the pre-styled 'OSM Bright 2'. I have since made lots of edits and would now like to add some subtle hillshading. I can see hillshading is ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

How to place the label on the map once in TileMill?

I am trying to create a basemap in tilemill. Very new to this software. When I add the label styling for the roads, it adds the name several times. Is there a way to have it only place the label on ...
6
votes
3answers
474 views

Self-hosting Mapbox vector tiles

As presented in a talk at FOSS4G Mapbox Studio allows to create Mapbox vector tiles and export them as a .mbtiles file. The mapbox-gl.js library can be used to dynamically style and render Mapbox ...
0
votes
2answers
125 views

MiniMap in Leaflet

I am trying to get a webmap working with leaflet.js. I found the beautiful addon of a MiniMap. But I do not get how it works. It works, if I only have one baselayer; MiniMaps shows up correctly. If I ...
2
votes
0answers
598 views

How to get multiple dynamic custom markers on map using MapBox in MySQL and PHP?

Can anyone help me to get multiple custom markers on mapbox using lat/long from the database MySQL. I want to use 2 types of markers on the map, for which I have two separate table of lat/longs in the ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Mapbox.js/leaflet.js working in FF but not in IE

I am a noob writing leaflet/Mapbox code. I got a map with the following code. Works like charm in FF but cannot see anything in IE. Maybe it is just a comma error like here? Hopefully someone can ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

How to create a query dialog with MapBox JS?

I like to have a query dialog in the map in order to filter data according to specified fields and attributes selected by the user. Example: user may want to select a state via a dropdown menu and ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

L.esri.featureLayer shows up and sometimes not

I'm new to the leaflet/esri subject so please forgive me if it's just a simple question. I wrote my first webmap-app. It uses different sources. The main aim is to show two basemaps hosted by MapBox ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

Possible to show aggregate votes in a tooltip on a markercluster?

I'm building an interface that would take poll data in and show some results over a marker cluster using Mapbox but I don't have any experience with it. The interface would look much like ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Leaflet Layer Controler

I've got a strange behavior with my map. I wanted to have to basemaps and one overlay. I've defined classes but when I try to change them via LayerControl I only get one same map. Could you please ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

Change point symbol in mapbox.js/leaflet/esri-leaflet.js

I am a complete nooby to the above libraries. Till now, everything shows up very fine. I got my mapbox as a basemap and added some point data provided by an ArcGIS Server. To get the AGS data onto ...
0
votes
0answers
67 views

How to toggle legends with layers in Mapbox.js?

Map is currently toggling 23 layers using var = overlays. I want the respective layer legends to appear when layer is toggled on, and show legends of all ON layers. var map = L.map('map',{center: ...
0
votes
1answer
159 views

Using Mapbox Studio (aka Tilemill 2) to create a self-hosted map

What would be the neccessary prerequisites to run a map/tile-server (serving raster tiles) using an exported vector source and tm2z-styleset? Has anyone set up a working environment for that? Is ...
0
votes
1answer
80 views

How to style mapboxgl point source

I have created a simple mapboxgl map, and I am adding a source that contains point data. I am trying to then apply a style to the data. The approach I am taking works well for polygon & line data, ...
0
votes
0answers
123 views

How to render Mapbox Vector Tiles from OSM data?

I'd like to render my own vector tiles in the Mapbox Vector Tile format (MVT) format using OpenStreetMap data (ultimately for use with Mapbox's hot Mapbox GL JS client renderer). Is TileStache + ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Difference between MapBox and CartoDB [duplicate]

What is the difference between MapBox and CartoDB ?
1
vote
1answer
93 views

How are OSM tags mapped to fields in Mapbox Streets vector tiles?

I recently started experimenting with Mapbox Studio and have encountered some discrepancies between feature tags in OSM and the corresponding feature fields in the vector tiles from Mapbox Streets. ...
2
votes
0answers
95 views

Export a style from Mapbox Studio to be used in Mabox GL-JS

I designed my map with Mapbox Studio. However I would like to use my design in Mapbox gl-js. The styles are not CartoCSS but a JSON. Is there a way to export my design to this JSON format? They seem ...
5
votes
1answer
154 views

TileMill fails to load Europe data from PostGIS. What am I doing wrong?

The Problem: Using OSM-Bright in combination with an imported (osm2psql) Europe shapefile, tiles won't load unless I have 2-3 layers active (of the total of 29). I don't have this problem with an ...
1
vote
1answer
86 views

mapbox.js 1.6.2 - change tile set on zoom levels

Alright, this is what I've got. What you've suggested doesn't seem to be working. I need to change the basemap at a certain zoom level... var map = L.mapbox.map('map', 'wmarci.i6n42nl5', { ...
3
votes
1answer
46 views

Web Maps for Collecting Information in a Questionnaire

I am working with a Non Profit group who are looking for collect information around urban cycling routes. They would like to know the routes people take to get from point A to point B. I thought, ...
3
votes
2answers
120 views

Search and zoom json features in Leaflet

How can I add search box to map that allows user to search>zoom to polygon name. If there are 100 polygons, user can type name of polygon (i.e., Symantec) then map zooms to matching county?
2
votes
1answer
72 views

find inner bounds of a polygon in leaflet

How can I find the inner bounds of a polygon in leaflet? I a want to plot points randomly in polygoon but when I say Layer.getBounds() I get the bounds and I can still plot the markers ...
3
votes
2answers
78 views

What is the recommended workflow for using TileMill and OSM?

Using osm2pgsql, I imported an OSM extract into a Postgres database. Then I made a layer in in TileMill that contains the data from Postgres. The map was exported to a MBTiles file. At this point, all ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Add image to bottom corner of MapBox.js map

I have a MapBox.js map up and running and I would like to add an image to the bottom left corner. I tried adding in this code: <img src="IMAGE URL" height=100 ...
1
vote
0answers
55 views

Trying to Offset Overlapping Transit Lines/Routes - Is There a Way?

I am trying to create a bus route map in Los Angeles. I realize that it is shooting for the moon (perhaps it is impossible to do well) since there are so many overlapping routes, but I think I've gone ...
1
vote
2answers
52 views

How can I down load osm style sheet or mss file

I have down load shape file from OSM,then I open it using TileMill .The next step is create style sheet ".mss" file.How can i download the exact OSM's style sheet?
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Alternative map solutions for a web application behind a paywall (paid webapp) [duplicate]

I am planning to start developing a map enabled application behind a paywall (paid webapp). Since Google requires to license Google maps API for Work (by contacting a representative) I have no idea ...
0
votes
1answer
100 views

Highlight polygon on hover and click in TileMill

I have created a MapBox.js map with several layers of polygons each with hover/click interactivity to show attributes about each polygon. I want the polygons to become highlighted upon a user ...
1
vote
1answer
137 views

Leaflet - how do you get individual markers from a featurelayer?

In Leaflet, if I have a feature layer filled with markers, how do I get these markers back from the layer? I want to apply different popups to each individual marker, instead of the entire set. I ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Jquery slider cycling through swipable layers - getting a bug

I'm building a tool that allows the visitor to cycle through rendered maps of low and high emission climate data projections. The high and low sets by themselves work great, but when I am using the ...
9
votes
3answers
1k views

Any reason to use TileMill if Mapbox Studio is meant to replace it?

I'm new to using TileMill and it still seems like a popular cross-platform package, though I keep running into common bugs and errors with it (on Mac OSX). On Mapbox's page, it says that Mapbox Studio ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Why isn't Mapbox viz styled how it is in projects?

When using the Mapbox "Projects" editor, I'm finding the previews do not style the same as the end results on the page. Is anyone experiencing similarly? In Projects, my map looks like on the left. ...
1
vote
1answer
81 views

Why doesn't my Mapbox + Leaflet viz look retina-friendly?

This is probably a very simple question but it's not clear to me. The Mapbox docs say: When you create a project from the editor, Retina (high resolution) tiles are automatically used on ...
2
votes
1answer
356 views

Leaflet: How do you use removeLayer?

This is driving me mad. See the Leaflet tutorial for adding a layer control to your map: L.Icon.Default.imagePath = "Scripts/images"; var mapUrl = ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

How to use a Geojson layer as a background mask?

I have some Geojson neighborhood shapes that I am using to create a small multiples chart. They are like this: I want to give them backgrounds for the area they represent. I want the streets and ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

CartoCSS : Style a road using a road_label rule

The parisian ring road (and probably others) usually looks a bit off (especially at low zoom levels), because in OSM it has been created as two independant 'main' roads, instead of one 'highway'. ...