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Author geoLocation


Allows authors to geocode their posts & pages using the upcoming Geolocation API and display the location using Google Maps.

It also supports the geo-location-javascript library and the MaxMind GeoIP Javascript Service for backwards compatibility.


  • Post meta box.
  • Post meta box no javascript.
  • Posted from map.
  • [address] and [map] shortcodes.
  • Admin interface.


  1. Upload /author-geolocation/ to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu.
  3. (Optional) Specify your settings through the settings menu.
  4. Start using it.

Contributors & Developers

“Author geoLocation” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • Initial Release.