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  • #32008

    Hi Eyal! Thanks for developing this plugin. I need a map like the one shown here: http://www.uer.ca/locations/gmaps/, with users having the ability to add a location. Is this possible? If so, what addons would I need?

    #32018

    HI Jordan.
    The map you show me is very similar to the map on the home page of this website and it was created using the Global Maps add-on.

    But I am not sure about “with users having the ability to add a location”.
    Is it part of the map displayed where you want to uses to be able to search by location?

    Or you just want users to be able to add new location to the map?

    #32017

    Yes, my site is for mapping abandoned locations around the world. I’d like users to be able to submit an entry and have it posted to a global map (With admin/moderator approval) so users could search for locations near them.

    #32016

    ok.
    1) For the map you could use the Global Maps add-on. You will be able to display any of your post type on the map on page load.

    2) To add location you can either use the admin dashboard: In the “Edit Post” page you could use the GEO my WP section to add location to your posts or post types. Otherwise, if you want to allow your users to add location from the front-end you will need to use a plugin that allow posting from the front-end.
    Most front-end post plugin will come with a hook for the form submission. Using such a hook You could use a simple code ( I will help you with that ) that will geocode and save the location entered by the user into GEO my WP table so it will be displayed on the map.

    #32015

    Great! Thank you very much.

    #32014

    You are welcome!

    #32013

    I’m having some trouble displaying the maps. If a shortcode is placed in a post (posts show on homepage) my homepage shows a double header and sidebar widgets are moved below the post. Do you know what’s causing this? Also I’ve had no luck getting maps to display in the bbpress forum which is kind of crucial for the implementation I’m looking for. Any help would be much appreciated.

    #32012

    HI Jordan,
    Which shortcode are you using for the map in posts?

    #32011

    I’ve solved the widget problem (somehow), and just now fixed the double title – http://tempform.wpengine.com/support/forums/topic/dublicate-title/. Thanks for the great support!

    #32010

    You are welcome.

    #32009

    Hi Eyal, Could you help with the shortcode? I’m using USP Pro front-end forms and the Global Maps addon. This is the page I’d like users to submit a location.

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