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Up2 Map Places Plugin for WordPress

Silviya Zarkova
by Silviya Zarkova on Mon 1 April 2013 1 comment

Google Maps Plugin by Up2 WordPress is becoming more and more popular and it is not perceived as just a blogging platform anymore. WordPress is actually one of the most popular and user-friendly content management systems nowadays. Plugins are that part of the WordPress project, which extend core features with additional styles, interaction options, and functionalities.

Having a team of WordPress experts, and know-how experience from projects we develop, we decided to develop one of the most frequently desired features as a contributed module, and give back to the community. The plugin is called Up2 Map Places, and its main goals is to integrate Google Maps (API v3 more particularly) well into WordPress websites. The plugin is free and you can download it from the WordPress repository page for Up2 Map Places.

Up2 Map Places plugin is ready-to-use, fully-featured plugin to integrate and display Google Maps instances on your website. It comes with the following features:

  • Map Place custom post type;
  • Map Place taxonomy;
  • Custom maps pin styles;
  • Map Place short code generator;
  • Map Direction short code generator;
  • Form for creating map places via front-end;
  • Options to add CAPTCHA and user restrictions;
  • CSV Upload of map places;
  • Map Places and Map Direction custom widgets with many options;

To install Up2 Map Places, follow these 3 simple steps:

  1. Download and unzip the plugin;
  2. Upload the entire up2_map_places/ directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  3. Activate the plugin through the Plugins menu in WordPress

We hope you enjoy the plugin! 🙂

Silviya ZarkovaUp2 Map Places Plugin for WordPress

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