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Simple Static Google Maps


Inserts a static google map at the bottom of a post or page when an address is entered in the post meta box. No API keys required.


  • Shot of the plugin in action.
  • Post meta box.


Installation for General Use

  1. Upload the whole google_static_maps folder to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress.
  3. To display a map at the bottom of a post or page enter the address in the Static Map meta box located on right side of the post/page edit screen.


  1. No options page for this puppy. Simplicity rules.
  2. No google API code required.


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Contributors & Developers

“Simple Static Google Maps” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Brought back from dead.
  • Improve code.
  • To do: responsive map image, more map options like size


  • Added post meta box where an address can be entered easily.


  • It begins.