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Map Icons Collection now hosted on mapicons.mapsmarker.com

The Map Icons Collection is a set of more than 700 free icons to use as placemarks for your POI (Point of Interests) locations on your maps. The project was originally created by Nicolas Mollet and thanks to many contributors it has become a central... Continue reading


Mobile version of mapsmarker.com launched

As Google will begin ranking mobile-friendly sites higher starting April 21, we prepared a new mobile-friendly version of www.mapsmarker.com. If you access our site with your mobile device, you should from now be automatically redirected, example screenshot: In order not to run into any issues... Continue reading


Free VATMOSS report template for SPBAS users

Since January 1st 2015 the new VATMOSS EU tax rules apply to all online transactions with customers within the European Union, resulting in online shop owners having to pay VAT taxes in the country of their EU-customers instead of the country where their business is... Continue reading


Server upgrade and security enhancements for mapsmarker.com finished

Due to increased interest in Maps Marker Pro and related services we had to move our system to a more powerful server :-). The migration of all components is now finished thanks to the assistance from our extremely recommendable hosting provider www.twosteps.net. In addition we... Continue reading


Welcome to all new users switching from the “comprehensive google maps plugin”!

The "Comprehensive Google Map Plugin" (CGMP) developed by Alexander Zagniotov has become one of the most downloaded mapping plugins in the WordPress plugin repository over the last 3 years. I was very pleased when I got to know Alex a few months ago while looking... Continue reading


10% discount code to celebrate the 1st anniversary of Maps Marker Pro

Exactly one year ago, Maps Marker Pro v1.0 was released, after 19 months since I started working on this plugin. It has been a very busy year with more than 30 releases (including beta releases), providing new features and lots of optimizations as well as... Continue reading


Important information for customers using v1.5.9 or v1.6

We are working hard on delivering the best mapping solution available for WordPress. This is why with v1.5.9 as one of several results from the last security audit by the City of Vienna the check for plugin updates via SSL (https) was added to increase... Continue reading


Review – “The Best Mapping Plugins For WordPress”

"A contact page is much more useful with a map. A post about your favorite places for Chinese food is much easier to understand with a map full of pinpoints. A travel blog is that much more fun when you (and you readers) can see... Continue reading


Review – The 3 Best Map Plugins for WordPress

"If you’re looking for a fully robust maps plugin for WordPress, and don’t mind shelling out a few bucks, then Maps Marker Pro is the way to go...." Continue reading the full review of Simple Google Maps Shortcode, Google Maps Widget and Maps Marker Pro... Continue reading


Maps Marker Pro reseller program launched

If you are a web design/development and/or online marketing agency or developer would like to add another great service to your existing offer, you can now resell the Maps Marker Pro plugin as your own to your own clients. As a Maps Marker Pro reseller,... Continue reading