Create a user-defined buffer around point, line, or polygon KMLs has never been easier!
1) Make sure that your Google Earth data is saved as a KML, not KMZ
2) Open this website: http://www.geo-news.net/index_buffer.php
3) Select your buffer type (line, point, or polygon)
4) Select the KML you would like to buffer and choose a buffer distance (in meters). Click the globe with the up arrow to upload your KML file.
5) A new KML will be created and available via a link at the top of the screen.
6) Click the link, save the KML to a location of your choosing and open in Google Earth!
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