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Using Google's API tools GEO my WP provides an advance proximity search for any post type or buddypress's members based on a given address a


  • This is a major update - most of the core code has improved for better performance, security issues and many bug fix.
  • Works with WordPress 3.5.
  • SQL queries are now more secure and were modified for better performance.
  • "User Current location" widget/shortcode were improved - better looking and better performance. Few bugs were fixed as well.
  • Locator and cookies were improved and now working better when trying to locate a user and when saving the information via cookies. Modified to work better with different languages and fixed issues with special characters.
  • buddypress - "location" tab modified - looking better and easier to work with.
  • Geocode function improved when geocoding and saving information via database.
  • fix issues when using WordPress multisite - now can be use when multisite activated and fixed issue were address field will not show in the New/Edit post page.
  • Now can choose the locator icon for each search form in the shortcode settings.
  • "member's location widget" - Improved and bug fixes.
  • backend - visually improved.
  • widgets names were changed from WPPL to GMW.
  • Javascript/jQuery - improved in the backend and the front end.
  • Files and folders better organized.
  • Map, markers and info windows - visually improved as well as performance.


  • Fixed bug with Buddypress's "Location" tab styling


  • Bug fix - Fixed locator icon being displayed even when checkbox is unchecked
  • Bug fix - Fixed Buddypress's issue where profile fields would not display in the search form.
  • Bug fix - Loading icon hold and location would not update for user enter his location in the location tab
  • Bug fix - Buddypress's search result display deleted user.


  • Bugs fix.
  • Memory issues.
  • New shortcode to display Buddypress member's location anywhere within a template page.
  • New widget to display Buddypress member's location in the sidebar


  • Fix issue with "User location" shortcode/widget not getting the right location.
  • Fix "undefined function" error when "Friends Connection" component (buddypress settings) is unchecked.
  • Fix avater width/height in shortcode issue.


  • initial release of GEO my WP - the upgraded version of wordpress places locator
  • Improvement of the backend.
  • Now works with Buddypress. let members add their location and look for other members near them.
  • Theme color.
  • Turn on/off auto locator.
  • Now you can add your own locator icon.
  • Much cleaner styling.
  • Various bug fix.
  • Code improvement.
  • Better performance.
  • Various new settings


  • Works with wordpress 3.4.1
  • Back end improvement - 5 options to choose from when adding a location.
  • back end - improved code and performance.
  • Autolocator feature - finds user's current location.
  • User's location widget and shortcode to display user's current location.
  • Choose between miles, kilometer or both when creating search form shortcode.
  • To display results - Choose between Post only, map only or both when creating search form shortcode.
  • Use your Google API key.
  • Enter your region.
  • Enter number of words for excerpt.
  • Choose icon for autolocator.
  • Single location map - now display additional information below the map and info window on marker click.
  • Much cleaner code for better performance.
  • New results styling.
  • Thickbox effect on feaure image click in results.


  • bug fix - pagination will not work when updating to wordpress 3.4
  • bug fix - posts that have two categories from the same taxonomy assined to it will not show in search results.
  • bug fix - fix problem where search form will always show in the top of the page.
  • CSS fix
  • code improvement - better code for filtering taxonomies.
  • Added Feature - Now you can use Latitude / longitude insted of address when creating/updating a post
  • Added Feature - If no address entered in the input field the plugin will display all posts ordered by the title.


  • Bug fix - Form id value is not being saved and doesn't show in widget when first creating a shortcode
  • Bug fix - widget redirect to main site when plugin installed in subsite.


  • Code improvement.
  • Widget - display a search form in the sidebar.
  • Option added - Auto zoom level. will fit all markers on map.
  • option added - custom Zoom level (when not auto zoom).


  • Bug fix where new meta boxes were not updating correctly.
  • pagination display improved.


  • Multisite bug fix - now works for each blog on WP Multisite.
  • Two styling added to choose from "default" and "blue" for each shortcodeand. more to come.
  • Styling for Google maps' info window.
  • Meta boxes added - phone, fax, email address, website address.
  • shortcode options added - show/hide feature image and show/hide excerpt.


  • Bug fix - renamed address's $meta_boxe


  • Bug fix
  • Admin page improvments
  • Shortcode to display map of a single location on single page template


  • Bug fix.
  • Change post types and taxonomies slug to names in the setting page.


  • Initial release

Requires: 3.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.5.2
Last Updated: 2013-1-3
Downloads: 2,827


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