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Google Maps Widget

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

Check out some examples on the official plugin site, view the Google Maps Widget video or give us a shout on Twitter @WebFactoryLtd.

General widget options

  • title
  • address

Thumbnail map options

  • map size - width & height
  • map type - road, satellite, map or hybrid
  • pin color
  • pin size
  • custom pin icon - any image can be used
  • zoom level
  • link type - lightbox, custom URL or disable link
  • map color scheme - default, refreshed, apple, gray, paper
  • text above map
  • text below map

Lightbox map options

  • map size - width & height (auto-adjusted on smaller screens)
  • map type - road, satellite, map or hybrid
  • zoom level
  • skin - light, dark, blue, rounded
  • show/hide address bubble
  • show/hide 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

If you need a Google Maps shortcode plugin you might be interested in purchasing our premium 5sec Google Maps PRO plugin.

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

Requires: 3.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.1.1
Last Updated: 2015-3-2
Active Installs: 80,000+

Ratings

4.7 out of 5 stars

Support

13 of 13 support threads in the last two months have been resolved.

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