CartoDB Documentation

This documentation describes how to use the CartoDB Editor for end-users, or the CartoDB Platform for developers.

  • CartoDB Editor is a graphical user interface that guides you through the process of connecting a dataset and creating a map. A user-friendly dashboard enables you to manage your datasets and apply advanced styling features to your map visualizations

  • CartoDB Platform is an open source tool that enables you to use several APIs to build advanced, dynamic geospatial datasets and scalable maps for your own applications

For information about our cartography database (CartoDB) tools and services, see