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Simple Google Static Map


  • This simple plugin allow you to put a simple static google map with a simple shortcode.
  • A few parameters to setup and you’ve got it!
  • Use this example in your content area or widget area: [sgmap w=”300″ h=”300″ z=”14″ addr=”Granada,Spain” link=”true” divclass=”mycustomclass”]

Example Usage

  • ‘w’ means width of the map (Maximum value: 640px)
  • ‘h’ It’s the height of the map (Maximum value: 640px)
  • ‘z’ the zoom level (Between 0 -whole earth map- and 21)
  • ‘col’ markers colors (black, brown, green purple,yellow, blue, grey, orange, red, white)
  • ‘addr’ Location address you want to show on your sidebar, php code or content area.
  • ‘link’ set to ‘true’ or ‘false’ whenever you need a link to Google Maps.
  • ‘divclass’ custom class for your css customize. Name it as you want. Default is ‘sgmap’



  • Just install and activate the plugin.


Can i use geographic coordinates?
  • Nop! I have no intention to use with coordinates, only street addresses.


3 September 2016
This plugin is simply amazing.
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Contributors and Developers

“Simple Google Static Map” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


Change Log


  • Compatibility with wordpress 4.1 and some images for plugin directory.


  • Added two additional options. Also clean and tidy code.


  • 26/01/2012 Fix for html valid, due to ‘alt’ tag missing. Thanks to Kurt Schlager.
  • 26/01/2012 Added an ID to img tag for css custom.


  • No changes actually.