About this guide

This document is intended for developers using the Yandex.Maps JavaScript API.

The guide is written for developers who are familiar with JavaScript programming and object-oriented development.

It covers the main concepts used in the API and describes ways to solve typical problems that occur when creating interactive maps on web pages.

The Developer's Guide does not fully document the API; its methods and objects are described in detail in the Reference Guide to the programming interface.

The information in this document applies to the JavaScript API version 2.1.