BP Distance Search

Description

BP Distance Search adds a new Google Place Autocomplete field type to your BuddyPress extended profiles, and registers this field type with BP Profile Search.

After installing this plugin:

  1. Admin can create new profile field(s) with type Google Place Autocomplete
  2. Members can fill in the new profile field(s) on their Profile Edit page
  3. Admin can add the new profile field(s) to a BP Profile Search form, selecting either the distance search mode or one of the usual text search modes contains, is, or is like
  4. Visitors can use the search form with the new profile field(s)

See the screenshots below depicting the above steps.

Tested up to BuddyPress 5.0.0

Screenshots

  • Admin creates a new profile field with type Google Place Autocomplete
  • Members fill in the new profile field on their Profile Edit page
  • Admin adds the new profile field to a BP Profile Search form
  • Visitors use the search form with the new profile field

Installation

You’ll need a Maps JavaScript API key and you’ll have to enable the Geocoding API and the Places API.

This plugin doesn’t require any configuration, you’ll need your Google API key when you create a Google Place Autocomplete profile field.

Reviews

April 17, 2019
As simple as installing the plugin, adding the field and API key. Perfect. Another exceptional plugin by Andrea. Thank you so much for your continued development of this plugin and BP Profile Search.
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Contributors & Developers

“BP Distance Search” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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Changelog

1.2

  • Added ability to sort the search results by distance
  • Added ability to show the distance in the member details area
  • Updated for BP Profile Search 5.1

1.1

  • Added location pin to get the current location

1.0.3

  • Fixed bug in back-end profile editing

1.0.2

  • Fixed conflict with the BuddyPress Date Selector field type

1.0.1

  • Added call to load_plugin_textdomain

1.0

  • Initial version released to the WordPress Plugin Directory