Chapter 1. A Quick Tour
Give a simple definition of KML in layman’s terms.
List four possible use cases for a KML presentation.
Search for KML files on the web on a topic that interests you, and then view them with an Earth browser.
Create a simple KML file and share it with your friends.
KML (Keyhole Markup Language) is an XML data format used to display information in a geographic context. Just as web browsers read and display HTML files, Earth browsers such as Google Earth read and display KML files. KML is a human-readable language composed of text and punctuation. It can be created and edited with a basic text editor, saved, and then viewed in an ...