Google Map Shortcode 2.0 – Total Solution

This new version of Google Map Shortcode – WordPress Plugin uses the JavaScript Maps API V3. The new editor button allows to include the google map and multiples point in your blog with a couple of clicks. A lot of markers comes with the plugin but also, it’s possible to upload a custom icon to be uses as marker. Bellow you have relevant features, how to use the plugin and examples.

Special Features

  • Editor button added, to include the points into the maps easily.
  • Custom markers can be uploaded.
  • Open Google Map in new window – included to the info windows.
  • Post ID include as shortcode parameter.
  • Based on Google Maps Javascript API Version 3.
  • Faster and more applicable to mobile devices.
  • Maps available in multiple languages.
  • API key not required.
  • Multiples points in a single map.
  • Multiples maps in a single page.
  • Posts can be deploy in the maps using the category id.
  • Custom html for the info windows.
  • Maps can be inserted everywhere.

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WordPress Checkout

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

WordPress Checkout plugin page has been moved to it’s own domain wordpress-checkout.com to allows more examples and better support.


This is a simple WordPress Shopping Cart plugin that allows you to transform your posts and pages in products. With a simple tag you can control what you want to show (price, quantity, options, buttons) in your posts.
The plugin uses templates, so you can easily fix and match the plugin to your wordpress theme and modify how your products, cart, and process pages looks like.
With an editor button you can create products on the fly.

Features

  • Allows to manage products like posts and use a simple post for several products.
  • No cart needed if you are selling just one item.
  • You can include to your products options like color, size, etc.
  • Easy to customize.
  • Uses Paypal to process the payments.

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Google Map Shortcode Version 1.1

The new version of Google Map Shortcode is ready, some bugs were fixed and new features included.

The first release was based on “address”, then to include a point on the maps new instance of google geocoder was need, but google limits the number of this kind of request, read more here.

In this version new custom field “google-map-sc-latlng” was included to save the (Latitude,Longitude) for each address entered:

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Google Map Shortcode

This plugin allows you to include instances of Google Map in your blogs using the wordpress shortcode API. You can insert maps everywhere: in your theme files, posts and pages. The use of a custom field allows you to insert posts on the maps as points.

The shortcode looks like:

and the custom field name is:
google-map-sc-address

Features

  • Allows to include more than one google map instance on your pages.
  • You can use the shortcode on your post, pages and theme files.
  • When you click on a point in the map the window box opened shows part of the content of your posts (post title, thumbnails, excerpt).
  • You can customize the html of the info window box on your maps.
  • One custom field define the address of a post.

Installation

Unzip the google-map-sc file into your plugins folder and activate it.
Go to the Google Map Shortcode Options page under settings and Insert your Google Api Key .

Use

Insert the address in the google-map-sc-address custom fields on your posts or pages.
Decide where to show your maps and paste the shortcode in there.
In your post/page using:

In your theme files using:


Shortcode Options

This shortcode support the following options:

address
You can include a map with a single specific address. For example:

id
The Map will display the address assigned to the post with this id. When you create or edit a post or page you will have a Custom Field with the name google-map-sc-address to assign an address to this entry.

cat
Display on the map all the address assigned to the posts under this specifics categories separated by comma.

number
(1 to 10) Number of points on the map.

zoom
Default 10. Initial zoom of your map.

width
Default 400. Width of your map

height
Default 400. Height of your map.

external_links
Include the links to the map points outside of the map

Note:

There is a limit in the number of requests to the google map services, so you can not include more than 10 points on maps by page,  read more here on Google Map API FAQ.

Download

google-map-shortcode


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