This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



About Waze

Waze is a free social traffic and navigation app that uses real-time road reports from drivers nearby to improve your daily commute.

MyWaze WordPress Plugin

MyWaze is the first WordPress plugin that lets you integrate a Waze navigation button into your WordPress site in a simple way.


  • "MyWaze" settings page.
  • Paste [my_waze] shortcode to your post/page editor.



  1. In your WordPress Dashboard go to “Plugins” -> “Add Plugin”.
  2. Search for “MyWaze”.
  3. Install the plugin by pressing the “Install” button.
  4. Activate the plugin by pressing the “Activate” button.
  5. Go to “MyWaze” Settings section on the wordpress admin panel and enter your location via Google Maps.
  6. Choose an icon of your choice.
  7. Select the alignment of the button.
  8. Place [my_waze] shortcode wherever you want the button to appear your page.

Minimum Requirements

  • WordPress version 4.0 or greater.
  • PHP version 5.2.4 or greater.
  • MySQL version 5.0 or greater.

Recommended Requirements

  • The latest WordPress version.
  • PHP version 5.6 or greater.
  • MySQL version 5.5 or greater.


What does the plugin do?

The plugin integrate a waze navigation button into your WordPress site.

How do add navigation button

To add waze navigation button place the following shortcode wherever you want the button to appear your page:

Can I set custom parameters to my navigation button?

For advanced customization, use following shortcode:

[my_waze lat="" long=""]
Why can’t i see the button ?

The plugin use the wp_is_mobile() function so the button should appear only on mobile devices.


Simple and functional

It works properly in WP4.8. Just missing basic instructions on the tab “MyWaze Setting”. PS: Obviously, the “waze button” only appears on mobile version.

Does not work with wp 4.7.3

Try this short code:
[my_waze lat=”37.577943″ long=”-122.475454″]
Don’t see anything on my iphone 6 plus
Leaves a small grey area.

Also, this does not work either:


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Contributors & Developers

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


“MyWaze” has been translated into 5 locales. Thank you to the translators for their contributions.

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Interested in development?

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




  • Rewrite the shortcode.
  • Security: Prevent direct access to php files.
  • Security: Prevent direct access to directories.
  • Add i18n support.
  • Add uninstall.
  • Add phpDocs to the code.
  • Add and update screenshots.


  • Fix navigation errors.


  • Fix for is_mobile() function.


  • Fix an issue with the new icons.


  • A complete redesign of the plugin !
  • Choose your location using Google Maps API.
  • Ability to choose the icon out of 4 different icons.
  • Ability to choose the icon alignment.


  • BUGFIX – fixed issue – icon appears on wrong.


  • BUGFIX – fixed issue – icon always appears on top.


  • BUGFIX – fixed issue – ixed an issue with the new icon.


  • Improvement – Icon replaced to a modern icon.


  • BUGFIX – fixed issue – fixed a CSS error which prevented the icon from showing.


  • Initial release.