The plugin aims to provide a quick and easy way to store googlemaps on your blog. By storing maps, requests to google map api are kept minimum
and the possibility of not having a map show up on your page if google service is interrupted is reduced. Shortcodes are provided in the editor to make including a map you have created
*appologies if updates have not been working – now corrected.
*html notes can now be added to flags – tested with
*code tidied up
*Planned – include links or trackbacks in flags and a map key that can be displayed as a widget so that flags are colour coded
googlemapsforpfolder to the
- Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress
- Add maps via the admin panel provided under the WordPress Tools menu
- Each map you add will provide a shortcode to add into your posts
- Is this plugin supported?
Yes it will be supported via http://www.rachel-webcat.com/customer-support.
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Contributors & Developers
“googlemapsForWP” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.Contributors
*Shortcodes are added to editor
*Interface is cleaned up
*Bugfixes related to refactoring code are removed
*Minor fix to folder directory name to ensure files can be found
*Administrator can now get geocodes by inputting a postcode for Uk, US and Canada
*Bug reports site to be set up
*Support site setup
*Changed install procedure so automatic updates of plugin do no delete db – no pretty way to do this as there is no hook into wp update procedure. Next best option is to give admin control of installing db tables.
*Next major release will include map preview before saving, image cache, edit stored maps and further map features such as paths
*Preview image before saving
*Added image caching
*Mysql bugs fixed
*Bugs in validation fixed
*Edit maps use case added
*Caching issue with images corrected
*Admin panels cleaned up
*Map preview function provided on admin panel
*Screenshots for plugin finally added
*Database upgrade function connected to version information
*Plugin activation and uninstall features in line with wordpress