iMapBuilder Online

Creates interactive maps directly in web browser, available anytime anywhere, no coding!

Cloud-based Interactive Map Creator & Image Mapping Tool


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Create a map legend

You can add map legends to list the colors or lines used on the map and help users to understand the meaning of what the map represents.

  1. Click the add legend button from toolbar.
  2. Click the edit button, click to show advanced settings if necessary.

    edit legend setting
  3. You can:
    • Assign Category ID.
    • Choose color from the Color Picker for background and border.
    • Set columns and orientation .
    • Select the symbol and size of the legend key.
    • Change the font style and color of legend text.

  4. Click OK to apply the settings.

    world map with map legend
Note: You may also try iMapBuilder map software which can create responsive maps to be viewed in mobile and tablet devices. Click here to see how to create map legend for html5 maps