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v4.3 preview: drawing and editing of geometry layers

We are happy to announce that with v4.3 an often requested feature will be added: support for drawing and editing geometry layers on maps, see a preview below: If you want to keep up to date with the latest Maps Marker Pro development, please follow... Continue reading


Maps Marker Pro: The quickest way to access LocationIQ services

We are thrilled to announce our partnership with Maps Marker Pro – a wordpress plugin that makes it super-simple for anyone to manage geolocation data. Robert Harm, founder Maps Marker Pro reached out to us in search of an affordable geolocation solution for his users... Continue reading


Maps Marker Pro Review: A Comprehensive Mapping Plugin for WordPress

Bob Dunn aka BobWP is blogger and co-host of the Do the Woo Podcast. He produces a lot of content on WordPress, eCommerce and monetization and recently he also did a comprehensive review about Maps Marker Pro: A Comprehensive Mapping Plugin for WordPress – Maps... Continue reading


Maps Marker Pro Review: A Flexible WordPress Mapping Plugin

Need to display any type of map on your WordPress site? In my Maps Marker Pro review, I’ll show you how this flexible WordPress map plugin can help you create your own custom maps with markers, filtering, and a whole lot more.  Maps Marker Pro... Continue reading


Photon@MapsMarker geocoding now using fast NVMe SSD harddrives

Good news: we have upgraded our geocoding server Photon@MapsMarker which now uses super-fast NVMe SSD drives. Photon@MapsMarker is an open source geocoder built for OpenStreetMap data and run by Mapsmarker.com exclusively for our users. It is based on elasticsearch – an efficient, powerful and highly... Continue reading


Google Maps increases prices with July 16th 2018: How this affects you, how to avoid high payments and how to switch to free alternatives

Coming into effect with July 16th 2018, Google greatly increases prices for their Maps API products. Map content creators and developers who until recently would not be charged to use the big company’s services could now be facing potentially high monthly payments. We summarized all... Continue reading


Maps Marker Pro 4.0 preview

No break for Maps Marker Pro development: behind the scenes Thorsten is refactoring & improving nearly every existing code line :-) As you can see from the following speedtest, the loading time for maps will be improved significantly as one result: https://youtu.be/Pcajo-7UzmM With version 4.0... Continue reading


Relaunched! Our new website is live

Welcome to the new and improved mapsmarker.com! We treated our website to a complete do-over. This relaunch has been in the making for quite some time – and long-awaited by many of our lovely users, too. Therefore, we’re very excited to finally be able to show... Continue reading


Looking for developers to recommend to our clients for customizations

Are you a professional WordPress developer who knows the ins and outs of Maps Marker Pro? Great! Get in touch, and maybe we can recommend you to customers who want individual customizations or custom developments based on one of our Maps Marker Pro APIs. [caption... Continue reading


Bounty Hunters wanted! Find security bugs to earn cash and licenses

[caption id="attachment_7128" align="alignnone" width="800"] Photo: Boba Fett cosplayer at the 2012 Phoenix Comicon in Phoenix, Arizona. Author: Gage Skidmore (own work) [CC-BY SA 2.0] via Wikimedia Commons][/caption] No technology is perfect, and neither is ours. There will always be things that we can have overlooked.... Continue reading