Add a marker using a place name

Add a Marker using a place name or address for its location using the forward geocoder.

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<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset='utf-8' />
<title>Add a marker using a place name</title>
<meta name='viewport' content='initial-scale=1,maximum-scale=1,user-scalable=no' />
<script src='https://api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v0.53.0/mapbox-gl.js'></script>
<link href='https://api.tiles.mapbox.com/mapbox-gl-js/v0.53.0/mapbox-gl.css' rel='stylesheet' />
body { margin:0; padding:0; }
#map { position:absolute; top:0; bottom:0; width:100%; }
<div id='map'></div>
<script src='https://unpkg.com/es6-promise@4.2.4/dist/es6-promise.auto.min.js'></script>
<script src="https://unpkg.com/@mapbox/mapbox-sdk/umd/mapbox-sdk.min.js"></script>
mapboxgl.accessToken = '<your access token here>';
// eslint-disable-next-line no-undef
var mapboxClient = mapboxSdk({ accessToken: mapboxgl.accessToken });
query: 'Wellington, New Zealand',
autocomplete: false,
limit: 1
.then(function (response) {
if (response && response.body && response.body.features && response.body.features.length) {
var feature = response.body.features[0];
var map = new mapboxgl.Map({
container: 'map',
style: 'mapbox://styles/mapbox/streets-v9',
center: feature.center,
zoom: 10
new mapboxgl.Marker()