With the Google Maps app, you may faucet the Saved tab on the underside of the display screen to create lists of locations the place you need to go or your favourite locations. Simply the opposite day Google posted on its Google Maps’ X account
that due to a brand new replace to the app “you may customise your saved locations with emojis that will help you discover your fav spots quicker.” The emoji are the identical ones out there in messages so you should use a meals emoji, a sports activities emoji, or any emoji you want to symbolize a spot that you’ve got saved.
So as to add an emoji, open Google Maps and press the Saved tab on the backside of the display screen. This may not work with the default lists that include Google Maps comparable to “Need to go,” “Favorites,” “Journey plans,” “Labeled,” and “Starred locations.” You will must create your personal checklist or edit an present checklist that you just created your self. In a video shared by Google on X, a brand new checklist named “Fav Espresso Spots” is created. Choose an emoji for the checklist, which on this case is a cup of espresso, and add an outline. Now, simply add the spots you need to add to the checklist.
As soon as you’ve got crammed out the checklist, once you see considered one of these spots on Google Maps and also you’re near the situation, you will see the title of the place with the chosen emoji subsequent to it. In case you zoom out on the map, you will see solely the emoji. We assume that Google made this variation as a result of in contrast to a pin caught in a map, an emoji can convey extra data to the consumer. Utilizing emojis, you’ll rapidly decide if a sure spot on a map is considered one of your favourite espresso homes, a favourite ice cream parlor, or a burger joint you go to typically with out having to faucet on the situation.
With so many alternative emojis to select from, the consumer can use them to make discovering his/her favourite spots quicker on Google Maps.