Google Maps is a nice option to use if you want to embed a map on your site. But, if you’re looking for something a bit more robust, check out StoryMapJS. It’s a free tool from the Northwestern University Knight Lab that allow users to create web stories highlighting the locations of a different places.
I’ve embedded two tutorials from Youtube below. You can also find more information about the tool:
- Here with an overview about the program
- Here with a few examples of StoryMapJS in action
- And you can make your own by clicking on the green box here