Bye Google Maps

Recommended Mapping Services

OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetMap

OpenStreetMap is a huge user-made map site that anyone can use and edit (sort of like the Wikipedia of the map world). It’s sponsored by various universities and other organisations, and does not track its users.


Qwant

Qwant

Qwant is a search engine based in Europe which doesn’t track users or personalise results.

It also provides various other services:

  • Qwant Junior (which only lists child-friendly results).
  • Qwant Music (results are focused towards music).
  • Qwant Boards (allows you to save pages or share a public board centered around a topic).
  • Qwant Maps (Google Maps replacement built upon OpenStreetMap).