Google Maps Multiple Pins & Store Locator in One Plugin
Use the Location Manager plugin to place multiple locations, pins, or points of interest on a Google Map.
Display relevant information such as description, images, video, searchable markers, and full address including zip code on the interactive map.
Add multiple locations and store branches inside the Google Map on your WordPress site!
Why use the Location Manager plugin?
Map Themes and Tiles
Add line, circle and rectangle polygons to your locations.
Invite users to collaborate!|
You can choose which user roles can add or edit maps. Each user receives a dashboard that lists all created maps for easy management.
|List of User Maps|
Rich Location Pages and Tooltips
Tooltips Additional Information
Unique Location Icons
Each location can have a unique icon to make it more noticeable on the map.
Filters and Taxonomies
ZIP Code and Radius Filter
Use the Location Manager Plugin to Boost SEO!
Adding locations is a great way to boost Search Engine Optimization and rank higher on Google.|
Location pages offer great opportunities for keywords and are smartly linked, so search engines have an easy time crawling them.
|Managing the location|
Track Users Location In Real Time
|Map tracking user travel in real time||
Easily add a 'track my location' button in your app and monitor the location of any multiple users.|
The Google Map will display all positions, as well as a travel path.
For an even easier solution, the Location Manager User Location Tracking Add-on provides a shortcode to help you create the “Track Me” link anywhere.
Importing and Exporting Locations
Easily transfer location information with the Google maps location. Import and export files with widely-adopted KML format and move the map locations between sites.
|You can also CSV files based on a friendly format we included in the plugin. This way you can quickly edit locations using Google Spreadsheet, Excel, and other spreadsheet software.||Terms of Service Prompt|
GDPR-Compliant WordPress Plugin
|Terms of Service Prompt||
Add terms of service to first-time users.|
They will only be allowed to add locations once they accepted it.
Add Locations From External Apps
Add maps to your directory from any website or app. Customize name, description, category and coordinates with REST API. The configuration requires no coding experience.
Easy External API Set Up
- Generate Key – The plugin creates an API key to safely connect third-party apps.
- Create Link – Prepare a special URL with all relevant information about the location to be added. Include name, coordinates, website and even image!
- Use Link – Add this URL to your APP anywhere: on a button, header, text… It’s up to you!
To learn more, visit: How To – Add Locations From External Services (REST API)
Learn How To Create Locations Community
Using the Location Manager together with the PeepSo Integration add-on allows you to integrate the location management into your own PeepSo social media. Read our guide on how to connect PeepSo to your locations directory: Letting Users Manage Their Locations in PeepSo Profile.
Using Location Manager with the Routes Manager
Using the Location Manager together with the Routes Manager plugin allows you to build a business catalog and show all businesses locations on a unique map together with Google map locations.
Using Location Manager with the Business Directory
Using the Location Manager together with the Business Directory plugin allows you to combine both routes and trails and custom map locations on a single map.
Map Locations Plugin Highlights
- Google Maps Mapping – Use Google Maps integration and Google Maps navigation to place your location
- Custom Map with all Available Locations – Show an interactive custom map with all locations each having its own icon
- Advanced Search Support – Search map locations by keywords, zip, address or browse by categories
- Store Locator Solution – Use our interactive custom map plugin as a store location solution or to create a store map for a particular area
- Search by Distance – Search by distance from a zip code to show all relevant locations
Location Manager Use Case Examples
- Ecommerce Store – Easily add multiple physical store locations, customize the location icons, images and description.
- Business Directory – Create a directory index of businesses with their locations visible on Google Maps.
- Niche Business – Ideal for showcasing locations on Google Maps in a structured and stylized way.
- User Aggregated Directory – Increase engagement by letting users post locations and content. The admin edits the content before approving and publishing the submissions.
Location Manager Plugin Related Use Cases
Location Manager Additional Resources
Location Manager Plugin Features
Please check the user guide to learn more about this plugin.
|Place a location on a Google Map – Display the location on Google Terrain, Satellite or regular Map layout|
|Six Themes – Six themes including basic, retro, night and fancy themes|
|Tiles/Layers – Show traffic cycle, transport and more information with additional layers on top of the map via tiles from OSM (OpenStreetMap) or any other service|
|Polygon Shapes – Add lines, rectangle or circle shapes to your locations and mark large areas. Customize look and feel|
|Show User Location on Map – Let users share their geolocation and display it on a map in real time|
|Add Locations From External Apps – Create locations directly from other sites or mobile apps with the REST API support|
|Location Images – Each location can have several images together with a detailed description.|
|Location Index – All locations can be displayed in an index page listing all available locations. Locations can be filtered by several parameters. Index page includes both a map with all available locations and a textual list.|
|Supports Google Maps navigation – User current location while using a mobile app can be shown on the custom map along the marked location. User can request for navigation information to the location if available.|
|Display Templates – Choose between several display templates to support use cases such as a store locator, store list, store map, point of interest and more.|
|Import and Export Locations – Import and export locations using KML, GPX or CSV format.|
|Categories – Place locations in categories and assign a unique icon for each category. Filter and display locations by category.|
|Location Icon – Override location category icon with a unique icon per each specific location or upload your own icon.|
|Images and videos – Images and videos can be added to each location.|
|Shortcodes – Several shortcodes are supported. Shortcodes can be embedded in posts and show a single location, a unique map with all locations in a category, and more.|
|Tags – Tags can be added to locations and allow filtering of locations by tag.|
|Search – Searching locations supports: description, zip code, addresses and locations name.|
|Search by Radius – Support for searching a defined radius from a postal code in any country. Can use the web browser’s geolocation API.|
|Access control – Set which role can create or view locations.|
|Translate text labels – Easily modify all text labels and messages in the plugin settings.|
|User Dashboard – Allow user to see all their posted locations in a dashboard. Let him add new locations or control the status of existing.|
|Moderation and Notifications – Let admin moderate user location postings. Send notification to admin when a new location is posted and waiting for moderation. The user receives a notification when location posting is accepted.|
|Weather information – Weather information is shown near each location.|
|Waze and Google Directions support – This feature allows to automatically add links to Waze and Google directions for each location that you create.|
|Temporary Locations and Polygons – The plugin allows to create temporary locations and polygons. These locations and polygons will be visible on the index map for the specific period of time and can be found later by users using date and time filters.|
|Maps Routes integration – Integrates with the CM Maps Routes Manager plugin to show both locations and routes on a joint custom map.|
|Business Directory integration – Integrates with the CM Maps Routes Manager plugin to show both locations and routes on a joint custom map.|
|CM Reviews Integration – Allow users to rate and write reviews on each location page. Requires the Customer Reviews and Rating Plugin|
|GDPR Compliant – Provides tools that let users have full control over their data, assisting the admin with data regulations compliance. Learn more.|
Location Manager Editions and Pricing
|Place Locations on Google map|
|Add description and images to each location|
|Show all locations on a unique map|
|Location display templates|
|Import and export from CSV/KML/GPX|
|Search location using zip, radius and text|
|Set icon per each location|
|Location moderation and notifications|
|Option to share location map|
|Track users location|
|Create location based on user location|
|Waze and Google Directions support|
|Temporary locations and polygons|
|Routes Manager plugin included|
|PeepSo integration addons included|
|Locations Custom fields addon included|
|Location anonymous posting included|
|Location Business Hours included|
|User Location included|
Location Manager Additional Addons and Modules
The following is a list of additional modules and addons which can be installed together with the Map Locations plugin to provide additional functionality
Location Manager Related Plugins
Location Manager Frequently Asked Questions
Please check the user guide to learn more about this plugin.
How many locations can be added to the plugin?
Can I import locations into the plugin?
Can I move all my locations from one site to another?
How many images can be added in each location?
Is it possible to replace the pointers / icons for locations?
Can site visitors search for map locations using postcode / zip code?
Can I add overlays such as tiles or polygons to my maps?
Yes to both. You can add tiles, which present an extra layer of information such as traffic, and draw polygons, that show a specific shape for each location..
Learn more: CM Map Locations (CMML) – How To – Add Tiles/Layers To Maps and CM Map Locations (CMML) – How To – Add Polygons To Map.
Can I add locations from other sources or apps?
Yes. This is done via a simple API integration. You build a special link with the location information and add it to your app of choice.
Learn more: CM Map Locations (CMML) – How To – Add Locations From External Services (REST API).
Is this store locator plugin free?
The free edition has limited features: it allows you to place locations on Google Maps, add description and images to each location and show all routes on a unique map. It’s missing translatable labels, weather information, import and export, templates, moderation and more.
Check the pricing tab for more information.
You can download the free version from WordPress.org.
Location Manager Plugin Demo
|View of all locations – You can search by keywords or filter by categories|
|Single location description and map – Includes all related information relevant to the locations, including address, zip code, images, video, description and also weather information|
|Using shortcodes– Using a shortcode to display both locations and routes of a specific category|
|Using shortcodes– Using a shortcode to display a map with all businesses together with the CM Business Directory|
Location Manager Plugin Image Gallery
Customer Reviews for the Location Manager Plugin
- Good tool and great support
After installing, I found that the plugin lacked some necessary functionality. I contacted support and they quickly responded and assisted with my requested changes. Appreciate their hard work and the use of their great plugin!
- Very useful tool!
Cool tool for marking locations and building a Google Map with point of interest. I had some issues and contacted support and the response was very quick.
- Great plugin
I was looking for something exactly like this. Works great!