Mashup madness is sweeping the web and you too can be a part of it! Start small, have fun and be creative. Below are some resources to get you on your way to creating your own mashup masterpiece!
The Ultimate Mashup Glossary - Ultimately the best go-to guide for mashup terms.
Google Maps API Code Cheatsheet - A visual example of what code should go where.
|Google Earth Resources|
|Google Earth User Guide||http://earth.google.com/userguide/v4/|
|Google Earth Help||http://earth.google.com/support/|
|Google Earth Community||http://tinyurl.com/beq5z|
|Google Earth Blog||http://www.gearthblog.com/|
|Google Map Resources|
|Google Map Help||http://maps.google.com/support/|
|Google My Maps Help||http://tinyurl.com/kjo4sx|
|Google Maps Mania Blog||http://googlemapsmania.blogspot.com/|
|Google Code - KML Guide||http://code.google.com/apis/kml/documentation/|
|Google KML Tutorial||http://code.google.com/apis/kml/documentation/kml_tut.html|
|KML Interactive Sampler||http://kml-samples.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/interactive/index.html|
|Google Earth Hacks (KML Library)||http://www.gearthhacks.com/|
|Export2KML for ArcGIS||http://arcscripts.esri.com/details.asp?dbid=14273|
|KML2SHP for ArcGIS||http://clear.uconn.edu/tools/kml_to_shp/index.htm|
|Embed KML Gadget||http://tinyurl.com/mapgadget|
|Google Map API Resources|
|Google Maps API Reference||http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/reference.html|
|Google Code Playground||http://code.google.com/apis/ajax/playground/#map_simple|
|CLEAR's API Guide||http://clear.uconn.edu/training/maps/gmap_code.htm|
Mapdango - An extensive Google Maps mashup that lets you explore locations with helpful information including weather (WheatherBug), photos (Flickr), facts (Wikipedia), events (Eventful), news (Google News) and more!
Cost2Drive - Accurately predict the cost of gas on any road trip. Combines local and average gas prices with google maps and vehicle-specific MPG data.
CrimeReports - A Google Maps mashup that lets you search crime reports by location in near real-time.
FundRace 2008 - A mapping mashup that lets you search by name or address to see which US presidential candidate your friends, family, co-workers, and neighbors are contributing to.
WikiMapia - A mashup that combines Google Maps with a wiki system.