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Google Maps Widget

Tired of buggy and slow Google Maps plugins taking hours to setup? With GMW you'll have a perfect map with a thumbnail and lightbox in minutes!

Check out some examples on the Google Maps Widget site or give us a shout on Twitter @WebFactoryLtd.

General widget options

  • title
  • address

Thumbnail map options

  • map size - width & height
  • map type - road, satellite, terrain & hybrid
  • map color scheme - default, refreshed, ultra light + 11 extra in PRO
  • zoom level
  • pin type
  • pin color
  • pin size
  • pin label
  • custom pin icon - any image can be used
  • 1500+ pins library in PRO
  • link type - lightbox, custom URL, replace thumbnail with interactive map (PRO), immediately show interactive map (PRO) or disable link
  • image format
  • map language
  • text above map
  • text below map

Interactive map options

  • lightbox size - width & height (auto-adjusted on smaller screens) or fullscreen
  • map mode - place + in PRO: directions, search, view & street view
  • map type - road & satellite
  • zoom level
  • lightbox skin - light, dark + 20 extra in PRO
  • lightbox features - close on overlay click, close on esc key, close button & show map title
  • map language
  • header text
  • footer text

Shortcode

  • by using the [gmw id="#"] shortcode you can display the map in any page, post, or custom post type (PRO feature)

Multiple Pins

  • you can add unlimited pins with custom markers and descriptions to thumbnail and interactive map (PRO feature)

PRO version offers more than 50 extra features and options including multiple pins support, pins library, skins, export, import and widget cloning features, Google Analytics integration and premium, USA based support. Install the plugin and try the PRO features 7 days for free! Features are activated instantly. Or read more about it on the official plugin site.

What others say about the plugin

Translators (thank you!)

  • English - original :)
  • Swedish - Sofia Asklund
  • Spanish - Jesus Garica
  • Croatian - Gordan from Web factory Ltd
  • German - Karimba
  • French - Karimba
  • Chinese simplified - Wyeoh
  • Chinese traditional - Wyeoh
  • Dutch - Arno
  • Ukrainian - Victor Shutovskiy
  • Serbian - Ogi Djuraskovic from FirstSiteGuide
  • Russian - Ivanka

License info

Requires: 4.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.6.1
Last Updated: 1 month ago
Active Installs: 100,000+

Ratings

4.8 out of 5 stars

Support

5 of 6 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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