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gMapTip

Description

gMapTip is a Google Maps Plug-in. With gMapTip you can easily add Tooltips to your post to let everyone know where he/she can find shops, restaurants, etz. in his/her environment or just show everyone where something in this world is located.
For more information visit: http://www.gnomx.at/gmaptip

Screenshots

  • Local search for "Starbucks".
  • The Button.

Installation

  1. Upload all the files in /wp-content/plugins/gmaptip/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Start writing posts with a much easier way to post Google Maps.

FAQ

How to use ?

Select a word and click the button or click “Quick Local Search” in the menu. This Option will automatically add a local search Tooltip to the Word. (e.g.. “Starbucks” – will search all Starbucks Shops in the viewers city.)
You can also Customize Local Search by clicking “Custom Local Search” where you can show everyone where to find a Starbucks somewhere else around the world.

If you didn’t use the Rich Text editor or any other Editor you can add a Map Tip by this Tag:
[gmt MAPLINKTYPE:MAPOPTIONS: ] Link Text [/gmt]


There is another Option to add a Tooltip which shows a specific Point you chose.

Contributors & Developers

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

Contributors

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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.

Changelog

1.5

  • Reworked a lot of it, didn’t want to bump to 2.0.
  • You can now Set Marks, just click on the map and a window will pop up. With options for lat/lng, title and you can define your own marker image.
  • Added More UI to the output Map, you can now switch the Mat Types.

1.3.5

  • Small Google Maps API Update.

1.3.5

  • Changed Editor functions, it looks now like a Link and you can now edit already inserted Links.
  • Changed Tooltip Anchoring to fix some issues with some Themes.

1.3.3

  • Fixed a Problem with Safari and Google Gears installed, where the auto Mode didn’t worked.

1.3.1

  • Fixed IE Issue, should now work with Internet Explorer to (damn “,”).

1.3

  • Added styling Options, you can add some own style to the Tip.
  • Have done a nasty fix for the problem that the local search markers didn’t show up when hover a second time over the link.

1.2

  • Completely rewritten it with Google Maps API v3 it should now run on nearly all browsers.
  • Because it’s v3, you didn’t need a api key any longer.

1.1

  • Fixed Tooltip position
  • 2 minor bug fixes

1.0

  • Initial Release.