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This Google Map extension built for Joomla will allow you to add a quick clickable map icon or hyperlink into a Joomla article using a land address already included in content.


No coordinates or fancy configuration needed and it should work on any address in the world (where Google supports this) when making use of the easy plugin parameters.


Standard text...

Once the plugin is installed and enabled, you add...

The standard text in your article becomes (clicking on the icon opens a map in new window)...

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Basic options (parameters), default settings are:

Map mode -> Link map icon only
Map State -> [empty field]
Map Country -> [empty field]

(Map State and Country are added as an example only, the result is these are added to the end of the address link only, not the displayable address in your content)


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