BP Post to Google Map Premium – Post Pages

Map markers are created from Posts.  To add a map marker for a post go to Posts->All Posts and choose the Post you want to add a map marker for.

Scroll down the page until you see the BP Post to Google Map box.  Click the Add Post to Map checkbox to display the options.

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BP Post to Google Map Premium has a built-in geocoder.  Simply type in an address and the latitude and longitude will be populated.  If you already know the latitude and longitude you can type it in.

Choosing a Map Marker

BP Post to Google Map Premium comes with 91 map markers and the option to use your own custom map marker.  To choose a built-in marker select the marker from the drop-down box.  As you select a marker it will appear to the right of the select box.

You can also use a custom marker.  There are several sources on the internet; I suggest Map Icons Collection.  To use a custom marker from this source:

  • Right-click on an icon and download it to your computer.
  • In your admin dashboard go to Media->Add New
  • Upload the icon to your library
  • In your media library, click on the icon you uploaded

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  • From the popup that appears, copy the URL of the icon

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  • And paste it into the “URL for custom marker” box

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Remember to save the updates to your post!

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