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My maps location is simply the most advanced Google Maps integration for Joomla. Search, display, classify locations. Come with tons of features and unique 3rd party extension integrations.

My Maps Location is a component for location searching how far a location is from you, automatically or by typing and address. Locations can be anything, a shop, a client or any place that you have located.

Save time when adding a location

First of of all, you need to register and save your locations in the component to return appropriate search results to your customers. It can be quite long, that's why we've made the thing as fast as possible for you to save time. You got 3 ways to type and address of a location:

  • Click and point on a map
  • Use Google maps suggest
  • Type a full address

location registration map

 

Save time with automatic geolocation

The frontend search has 2 main options, the first is the geolocation. It will determine your position and return the places near from you. This is the faster option ideal for a mobile user.

geolocation automatic

 

Advanced search and filters tools

The second search option is to type an address to find the places nearby. You have also advanced search and filtering tools.

  • Distance radius: display only the locations inside a radius distance from your address. The radius distance select list is fully configurable (set your own distances), in Miles or Km.
  • Categories: locations can be added in categories like in Joomla articles and you can use it to filter search results
  • Filter by tag: some tag can be added on locations. It's joomla native tag system. So one location can have an unlimited number of tags
  • Filter by countries states

 map search filters

 

3 search layouts

3 search layouts are available: a default one, one with with full width controls, one with sidebar. Each search layout can be defined per menu, so you can load different layouts on the same website.

maps location themes

 

Make your design without code

My maps location have introduce a lot of design parameters to make the component perfectly fit your template.

  • Map design colors
  • Color picker for frontend search form and results elements
  • Choose to Hide/display most the frontend elements
  • Menu override configuration

map design

 

Flexible

My Maps location is the most flexible Google Maps integration for Joomla. The extension can be used as a search engine with powerful filters from a menu, as map module with it's own configuration, as a search module or from your editor for a simple map or contact map for example.

 flexible map editor

 

Your data are safe with import/export

An Import/export tool of your locations is available. So you can save time by making a csv or kml bulk import or export your locations to another website for example. In case of database massive import, a sync option is here to make sure everything is properly indexed in the database.

impot export locations

 

3rd party integration

My Maps location comes a lot of 3rd party integrations to help you design the location search you want in any Joomla websites.

  • CCK integrations, locate your items: K2, Yootheme Zoo
  • Locate your community members with integrations of Jomsocial, Community builder
  • Add comments to your locations with Komento and Jcomments integrations
  • Hikashop and hikamarket integrations: locate the closest product or vendor

3rd party integration

 

Add location to Joomla articles

My Maps Location allows you to activate location on Joomla articles, based on a selection of categories. Open a Joomla article, add a location and information then use the location search engine.

joomla-article-location

 

Search default view

My Maps location allows you to define a default search view in each menu with custom search settings such as:

  • Load an address by default
  • Limit search to a country
  • load a specific category
  • Limit the number of results
  • Load a map design

menu config

 

Get contact

Each location can have a contact form or any other custom page loaded. You have a specific field to load an URL in each location with option to open it as: link, new window or HTML popup/lightbox.

contact map 

 

My Maps location video demo

 

 My Maps location screenshots

main-search-view

  Main component search view with auto geolocation and predictive search​

map-color

  Each map can be designed separately, up to 10 themes available + satellite and bird eye views​

filter

  Category, sub-category and radius search filters​

route

  Route calculation and self position auto definition​

popup

  Tooltip details with several content fields available​

detailled

  Detailled location view with location switcher​

global

  Global map view inserted in articles with editor button​

contact

  Contact form with custom URL, lightbox. It can be set for each location​

editor-button

  Single location selection and insertion in articles​

joomla-article-location
main-search-view map-color filter route popup detailled global contact editor-button joomla-article-location

 

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