Share API documentation

In addition of using the search page, you may also want to generate the shareable Show the Way deep link URL programmatically.

URL structure

https://showtheway.io/to/{ll}?name={name}&address={address}
ll (required) GPS coordinates of the location, in WGS84 decimal degrees format.
Example: 48.85837,2.294481
name (optional) URL-encoded custom name for the location.
If empty, the default value is the formatted address of the location.
Example: Tour%20Eiffel

Examples:

  1. Share URL with only ll parameter
    https://showtheway.io/to/48.85837,2.294481
  2. Share URL with ll and name parameters
    https://showtheway.io/to/48.85837,2.294481?name=Tour%20Eiffel

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