In a recent post I’ve described a way to geocode in a Google Spreadsheet quite easily. Now let’s move a little bit away from this crazy web 2.0 stuff and get a little bit more desktop orientated: Let us geocode addresses directly in LibreOffice (and OpenOffice probably as well). We will do this using the googlemaps API. If you are really into open stuff we show OSM geocoding as well.
For our job site here on digital-geography I was searching for a way to auto geocode spreadsheet location cells. So I’ve found this very short announcement from Max. See it here in depth: