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Moodle 2.5 Multimedia Cookbook by Silvina P. Hillar

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Working with Yahoo! Maps

This is a very simple recipe, just to present another resource that we can use to work with maps. It is http://maps.yahoo.com. Here, we will navigate to the said website and share the map using the URL.

Getting ready

We can add this map in any activity or resource within our Moodle course using the URL, so that we can link to the said website. It is another option for working with maps.

How to do it...

We have to open our default web browser and go to http://maps.yahoo.com/. Google Maps has more options to work with than Yahoo! Maps, but the second one is interesting as well. Zoom out the map so that the entire world fits the screen. Follow these steps in order to get the URL:

  1. After getting the desired zoom, click on the

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