Glossary: iframe

Note: Mapbox Editor has been deprecated. Your existing projects can be found here. For more information, see our announcement and guide to migrating a Mapbox Editor project.

Mapbox Editor generates an embed code for you to add your maps to your website or blog. The embed code uses an <iframe> to display your map. This HTML element allows you to put a webpage into another webpage, insulating all the code that makes your map work from the code on your website.

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