Goshka Macuga is the MCA Chicago's 2013 Artist In Residence. But because the resulting work, likely to be a play, will not exist until the end of the term, the artist's process is being documented and presented to the public as Preparatory Notes for a Chicago Comedy. Our team became involved as interactive media designers/developers...
This is a follow-up to my previous post on integrating WordPress and Google Maps. Damien asks:
“Would it be possible to centre the map on my latest post?”
Yes, it is!
This builds off the example in the previous post and I’m using the Address Geocoder plugin to set latlngs. Read more
A simple WordPress plugin for saving location data with Posts and Pages. Conveniently converts addresses to lat/lng from the Edit screen.
Storing addresses as lat/lng (rather than geocoding each time a user requests a page) decreases load time. This plug-in makes it easy for content managers to generate lat/lng, which is stored with the post as a custom field that can be accessed as part of the loop. Read more
This is a follow-up to my previous post on combining WordPress and Google Maps. Jayc asks:
“Is there any way to change the MarkerImage to the featured image for the post?”
Yes, there is!
But one thing to keep in mind is that markers are not one image but two — the marker itself and the shadow. Read more
Here we will go through the steps for creating a Google Maps interface for a WordPress blog. Posts will appear as markers on the map, which you can click to reveal the post content in the Google Maps Infowindow.
Download a ZIP of the complete example. Read more
Check out the Canadian Tire Interactive Map! Read more