Examples
Styles (11)Add a default markerAdd an animated icon to the mapAdd a generated icon to the mapGenerate and add a missing icon to the mapAdd a stretchable image to the mapAdd an icon to the mapDisplay a map with a custom styleRender world copiesDisplay a satellite mapChange a map's styleDisplay a mapLayers (32)Extrude polygons for 3D indoor mappingDisplay buildings in 3DAdd a 3D modelAdjust a layer's opacityAnimate a lineAnimate a series of imagesAnimate a pointChange building color based on zoom levelChange the case of labelsDisplay HTML clusters with custom propertiesCreate and style clustersChange a layer's color with buttonsAdd a custom style layerStyle circles with a data-driven propertyStyle lines with a data-driven propertyDisplay and style rich text labelsAdd a pattern to a polygonAdd a new layer below labelsDraw GeoJSON pointsAdd a GeoJSON lineAdd a GeoJSON polygonCreate a heatmap layerAdd hillshadingCreate a gradient line using an expressionAdd multiple geometries from one GeoJSON sourceUse a fallback imageStyle ocean depth dataShow and hide layersChange worldview of administrative boundariesUpdate a choropleth layer by zoom levelVariable label placementVisualize population densitySources (10)Add a canvas sourceJoin local JSON data with vector tile geometriesAdd an imageAdd live realtime dataUpdate a feature in realtimeAdd a raster tile sourceAdd a third party vector tile sourceAdd a vector tile sourceAdd a videoAdd a WMS sourceUser interaction (21)Customize camera animationsAnimate 3D buildings based on ambient soundsDisable map rotationCreate a draggable MarkerFilter features within map viewFilter symbols by text inputFilter symbols by toggling a listCreate a hover effectDisplay a non-interactive mapChange a map's languageMeasure distancesGet coordinates of the mouse pointerHighlight features containing similar dataSelect features around a clicked pointGet features under the mouse pointerRestrict map panning to an areaCreate a time sliderToggle interactionsHighlight features within a bounding boxFit to the bounds of a LineStringCreate a draggable pointCamera (12)Animate map camera around a pointAnimate a point along a routeCenter the map on a clicked symbolFit a map to a bounding boxFly to a locationSlowly fly to a locationNavigate the map with game-like controlsJump to a series of locationsOffset the vanishing point using paddingPlay map locations as a slideshowFly to a location based on scroll positionSet pitch and bearingControls and overlays (17)Animate a markerChange the default position for attributionAdd custom icons with MarkersDisable scroll zoomView a fullscreen mapLocate the userSwipe between mapsDisplay driving directionsShow drawn polygon areaAdd a geocoderAdd a marker using a place nameDisplay map navigation controlsShow polygon information on clickDisplay a popup on clickDisplay a popup on hoverDisplay a popupAttach a popup to a marker instanceGeocoder (9)Supplement forward geocoding search results from another data sourceAccept coordinates as input to a geocoderLimit geocoder results to a named regionUse a custom render function with a geocoderPlace the geocoder input outside the mapUse the geocoder without a mapUse a custom camera animation with a geocoderLocalize the geocoder to a given languageSet a point after Geocoder resultBrowser support (1)Check if Mapbox GL JS is supportedInternationalization support (2)Use locally generated ideographsAdd support for right-to-left scripts

Change a map's language

Using setLayoutProperty to switch languages dynamically. For a more complete solution see the mapbox-gl-language plugin.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<meta charset="utf-8" />
<title>Change a map's language</title>
<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no" />
<script src="https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v1.11.1/mapbox-gl.js"></script>
<link href="https://api.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v1.11.1/mapbox-gl.css" rel="stylesheet" />
<style>
body { margin: 0; padding: 0; }
#map { position: absolute; top: 0; bottom: 0; width: 100%; }
</style>
</head>
<body>
<style>
#buttons {
width: 90%;
margin: 0 auto;
}
.button {
display: inline-block;
position: relative;
cursor: pointer;
width: 20%;
padding: 8px;
border-radius: 3px;
margin-top: 10px;
font-size: 12px;
text-align: center;
color: #fff;
background: #ee8a65;
font-family: sans-serif;
font-weight: bold;
}
</style>
<div id="map"></div>
<ul id="buttons">
<li id="button-fr" class="button">French</li>
<li id="button-ru" class="button">Russian</li>
<li id="button-de" class="button">German</li>
<li id="button-es" class="button">Spanish</li>
</ul>
<script>
// TO MAKE THE MAP APPEAR YOU MUST
// ADD YOUR ACCESS TOKEN FROM
// https://account.mapbox.com
mapboxgl.accessToken = '<your access token here>';
var map = new mapboxgl.Map({
container: 'map',
style: 'mapbox://styles/mapbox/light-v10',
center: [16.05, 48],
zoom: 2.9
});
document
.getElementById('buttons')
.addEventListener('click', function(event) {
var language = event.target.id.substr('button-'.length);
// Use setLayoutProperty to set the value of a layout property in a style layer.
// The three arguments are the id of the layer, the name of the layout property,
// and the new property value.
map.setLayoutProperty('country-label', 'text-field', [
'get',
'name_' + language
]);
});
</script>
</body>
</html>
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