WikiMapia Digital Mapping Tool

WikiMapia(Digital Mapping Tool) web map with a geographically-referenced wiki framework. Wikimapia was created by two Russian Internet entrepreneurs Evgeniy Saveliev & Alexandre Koriakine launched WikiMapia.org website on May 24th, 2006.

WikiMapia Digital Mapping Tool
WikiMapia Digital Mapping Tool

WikiMapia is an online map and satellite imagery tool that combines Google Maps with a wiki framework, allowing users to attach the information in the form of a comment to any location on Earth.

WikiMapia.org has now labeled on over more than 12M points. While registration is (Optional) not required to update or connect to WikiMapia, more than 2,500,000 users from around the world are currently counted. All user-uploaded material for non-commercial use is made available via the Wikimapia.org

WikiMapia

  • Created by: Eugen Saveliev & Alexander Koryakin
  • Type of site: Digital Mapping Tool
  • URL: www.wikimapia.org
  • Launched: May 24, 2006
  • Alexa Rank: 7,634(Int'l) & 875(RU)
  • Content License: Creative Commons 
  • Number of Employees: 11 to 50
  • Users: 2,500,000
  • Revenue: Google AdSense and Wikimapia Ads
  • Available in: 101 languages
  • Commercial: No
  • Registration: Optional
  • Current Website Status: Active