Google Maps Widget

level Beginner

Google Maps Widget
level Beginner

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
  • zoom level
  • link type – lightbox, custom URL or disable link
  • map color scheme – new & old
  • text above map
  • text below map

Lightbox map options

  • map size – width & height
  • map type – road, satellite, map or hybrid
  • zoom level
  • skin – light & dark
  • show/hide address bubble
  • show/hide map title
  • header text
  • footer text

Installation Instructions

Follow the usual routine;

  1. Open WP admin – Plugins – Add New
  2. Enter “Google Maps Widget” under search and hit Enter
  3. Plugin will show up as the first on the list, click “Install Now”

Or if needed, upload manually;

  1. Download the plugin.
  2. Unzip it and upload to wp-content/plugin/
  3. Open WP admin – Plugins and click “Activate” next to the plugin
  4. Configure the plugin under Appearance – Widgets