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Yandex Maps for WordPress


This plugin allows you to easily insert Yandex Maps
into your blog, making use of the new shortCode system in WordPress 2.5.
The maps can be configured to show or hide the zoom/pan controls, show/hide map type
(street view, satellite, etc). PHP5 Required. Has WordPress MU support.

Change log

  • 1.4.2 WordPress 3.7.1 compatibility, bugfixes
  • 1.4.1 Baloon fixes / Multiple map fixes
  • 1.4.0 CSS Bugfixes
  • 1.3.1 Bugfixes
  • 1.3.0 Bugfixes
  • 1.2.1 Fixed bug with post edit filter
  • 1.2.0 Fixed bug with nonce
  • 1.1.1 Fixed bug with hook naming
  • 1.1.0 Added WordPress MU support
  • 1.0.0 Initial release


  1. Verify that you have PHP5, which is required for this plugin.
  2. Upload the whole yandex-maps-for-wordpress directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


Where do I insert a map into my post/page?

When writing a post or page, there will be a meta box titled “Yandex Maps for
WordPress” just below the “Tags” and “Categories” metaboxes.

Where can I get a Yandex Maps API Key?

What unit do you expect the map width and height to be in?

If you don’t specify a unit, pixels will be used. However, if you would like,
you can specify any valid CSS unit (em, %, etc).

Contributors & Developers

“Yandex Maps for WordPress” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.