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Easy Google Maps


The Easy Google Maps plugin for WordPress enables you to easily embed one or more Google Maps into your blog posts or pages.

It does this by embedding the map into a <iframe>.


  • Admin screenshot.
  • Google Map on WordPress page.


  1. Upload the easy-google-maps directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
  3. Use the shortcode [gmap]{url}[/gmap] in any of your posts or pages


Where Can I Use Easy Google Maps?

You can use it in any post or page. Simply insert the shortcode [gmap]{url}[/gmap]. Example:

[gmap class="myclass" width="500" height="500"],-0.60751&spn=0,0.090895&t=h&z=14&layer=c&cbll=51.482533,-0.607619&panoid=wT3WvpJQcFZmBu8Rd2lUmA&cbp=12,26.35,,0,-1.93[/gmap]

The URL to your map can be copied from where it says “Paste link in email or IM” or “Paste HTML to embed in website” in Google Maps.

The following map attributes are all optional:

class - name of [iframe] CSS class
width - width of [iframe] (defaults to 400)
height - height of [iframe] (defaults to 400)

Contributors & Developers

“Easy Google Maps” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



Version 1.0

  • First release.