How Do I Make Use of What’s Near Me?
It’s a Google Map that’s been overlaid with links to a massive number of location-specific Wikipedia articles, thereby contributing to the improvement of Wikipedia.
To Locate Nearby Locations Using Wikipedia Pages:
- When you arrive at the site, you’ll be in Portland, Oregon, of all places. Because the site does not store your location information, it cannot automatically determine where you are.
- This means you’ll need to zoom out before zooming back into where you want to go.
- The entire planet is for sale.
- As you zoom in, images will appear that, when clicked, will show you some preliminary data, such as the article title, its corresponding image, and a link to the full Wikipedia entry.
- If you come across an especially interesting section of the map, click the share button to send it to your nearby friends.
Also, You can get additional information:
- It is mobile-friendly, making it ideal for use on the go with your smartphone.
- You can use it wherever you go
- Because it can retrieve your location.
This isn’t the only site that works better on mobile.