Welcome to World Map Cup, a 4-part competition in June & July. Each week we'll introduce a new challenge, and if you complete all four, you'll be eligible for the chance to win the grand prize.

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The prizes

Overview.Design Custom Map

Mavic Air DJI drone

Mapbox tshirt & stickers

Printed Cartographer's Guide to Map Design

Round 1

Use Cartogram to create a custom map

Use Cartogram to create a custom map, incorporating your favorite team’s colors. Share your map via Twitter and mention @mapbox with the hashtag #worldmapcup

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Round 2

Style country data for participating teams

Using your Cartogram style from Round 1 or one of our designer maps, upload the qualifying countries to the map and highlight your favorites. Follow our step-by-step guide for instructions. Tweet a picture @mapbox using the hashtag #worldmapcup to submit.

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Round 3

Tell your story

Follow our tutorial and create an interactive storytelling map of your choice with external data. Share your map via Twitter mentioning @mapbox with the hashtag #worldmapcup

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Round 4

Build + blog

Build a web map using Mapbox GL JS or Mapbox Maps SDK for Unity and blog how you created it.

Your project must use:

Your blog must include:

  • Overview of any Mapbox tools used and third-party tools used (if applicable)
  • At least two screenshots of the map
  • At least two code snippets

Share your project and link to your blog via Twitter and mention @mapbox with the hashtag #worldmapcup by 8pm PST on Monday, July 23rd.

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Announcing grand prize winner