Get some color in your face :)

In my last post of this series I explained how to draw a on your map. But the drawn features are currently very colorless. So let's add some beautiful colors. To get colors into your map I will show you how you can style features. First we have to define…

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Drag & Drop vs. MouseEvents - A misunderstanding

A few weeks ago one ouf our customers asked me what he can use if he wanted to move (in his words drag and drop) a HTML element. He told me that he found several examples using jQuery respectively jQuery UI but he wanted to have a plain solution without…

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Dot, dot, comma, dash - a smiley face in a flash :-)

This is the second post of my OpenLayers 3 series. In my last post I have introduced OpenLayers 3. Now I will show you how you can draw on the map. I will start with simple geometries like Point, Circle and Line. Starting from now on I will also use…

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OpenLayers 3 introduction

In one of my recent projects I had the pleasure to develop a tool that allows the users to use different geographical maps (Bing Maps, OpenStreetMap, …) and also allow to drawing on these maps. To accomplish these requirements I used OpenLayers 3. With a blog series starting with this blog…

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