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Plugin review by wpfetch.cc

Today I discovered a review of my plugin on the blog Fetch for WordPress, titled "Making Maps With WordPress – Free and Premium Map Plugins": I was happy to read that my plugin was listed first, followed by a quite friendly review: Leaflet Maps Maker... Continue reading


Still using version <2.4? Please update as soon as possible!

As written in the changelog of v2.4, my plugin was audited by the City of Vienna and a few days later used on http://www.charta.wien.gv.at/ - an official Viennese site monitoring e-participation projects. During this security audit, several security issues were fixed. I didn´t disclose the... Continue reading


City of Graz launches Open Data Portal

The city of Graz has launched its opendata portal today at http://data.graz.gv.at. The 71 published machine-readable datasets also include basemaps for the city which can be configured to be displayed with Leaflet Maps Marker. Just head to your settings page and enter the following information... Continue reading


Switching to GlotPress for an easier translation process

Thanks to many engaged contributors, Leaflet Maps Marker is currently available in 8 languages. Till now, the process of managing and updating those translations has been a bit complicated as the use of poedit for example didn´t allow collaborative working on a translation. This now all... Continue reading


KML animation showcase video

With v1.8 I added the option to add a timestamp for each marker for more precise KML  animations. This allows you to create quite nice animations via KML that can be viewed in Google Earth. Attached an example video from a visualized bike tour through... Continue reading


Wikitude API links can be registered again on wikitude.me

Martin Lechner, CTO from Wikitude, informed me that they fixed the bug on their side, which prevented Leaflet Maps Marker Wikitude API-links from registering at wikitude.me. So if you want to display your markers via Wikitude Augmented-Reality-Browser to your visitors, you can now do this... Continue reading


New demo maps with WMS layers

[mapsmarker marker="12" basemapDefault="osm" width="640" widthUnit="px" height="480" panel="true"] Continue reading


Can the ‘Wikipedia of Maps’ Challenge Google?

Google starts charging for its maps, and an open source alternative — with support from Microsoft — begins to challenge Google’s dominance. OpenStreetMap is an open source wiki of maps and location data, much like Wikipedia is a wiki of information you find in an... Continue reading


Coming soon!

Update Jan 1st 2012: the plugin is finally available - download it here! please stay tuned! Follow @MapsMarker for updates Continue reading