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Places WP Lite


Places WP is the most popular wordpress plugin to enable places support into your wordpress website/blog. It enables your app to collect users location from HTML based browser’s location share property,
add meta tags to the page header for better geo tagging.

This plugin store all data into your local database, so you don’t have to worry about any external api service or payment. The current version is just a start to journey. We will bring in many advanced features to make your
app integrated to geo-location system.


  1. Unzip the package and upload contents ‘/wp-content/plugins/’ directory or else you can directly upload the zip package via WordPress default plugin installer.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

“Places WP Lite” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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  • HTML 5 based share location.
  • Geolocation meta tags, for better geo-tagging.
  • Tested with WP Super Cache plugin.