Set Up Google Maps API Key And Services

Business Directory Plugin for Divi
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Business Directory Plugin

Manage business listings like stores, offices, partners, stockists with Google Maps and WordPress 
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Introduction

The Business Directory Module requires a Google Maps API Key setup in WordPress Admin > Divi > Theme Options. This API Key needs to have Google Maps javascript, geocoding and places services enabled in order for the Google Maps to work on the browser.

Quick tip: If this is not setup correctly, there is a javascript error on the Developer Console of Chrome/Firefox browsers.

Setting Up Google Maps API Key

To setup Google Maps API key in your Divi Theme, please refer to the following article https://www.elegantthemes.com/blog/tips-tricks/google-maps-api-key

Setting up API Services

The Business Directory Module needs the following services enabled.

  • Google Maps Javascript API – This is required to display Google Maps on the browser.
  • Google Maps Geocoding API – This is used to geocode the addresses.
  • Google Places API Web Service – This is used by the place search widget on Google Maps
Business Directory Plugin for Divi
This document relates to:

Business Directory Plugin

Manage business listings like stores, offices, partners, stockists with Google Maps and WordPress 
Learn More