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Google Maps Widget

Displays a single image, super-fast loading Google map in a widget. A larger map with all interactive features is available on click in a lightbox.

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 + 11 extra in PRO
  • zoom level
  • 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), or disable link
  • text above map
  • text below map

Interactive map options

  • map 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
  • 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)

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.

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: 4.5.3
Last Updated: 3 weeks ago
Active Installs: 100,000+

Ratings

4.8 out of 5 stars

Support

11 of 11 support threads in the last two months have been marked resolved.

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