Maps Marker Pro v4.0.4 is available

Posted on 20 November, 2018


Pro-Version Releases
Attention: this is not the changelog for the latest stable version 4.29.1 (see related release notes)

We just released Maps Marker Pro v4.0.4 with the following highlights:

add icon sort option to marker list

It is now also possible to sort the markers list below maps by icon:

This gives you more flexibility if you e.g. want to sort your markers list from 1-10 and use related icons.

add possibility to hide sort options in marker list

Additionally you can now also configure which sort order options should be available in the sort dropdown for the markers list:

For further changes and fixes please see the full changelog below:

Changelog for version 4.0.4 - released on 20.11.2018 (release notes)

add icon sort option to marker list
add possibility to hide sort options in marker list
improved custom layer settings usability
disable adding of filters if no more maps are available
do not scroll map into view when highlighting via shortcode
use correct default geocoding provider from settings
fix capability check for edit link in marker list
highlight shortcode attribute did not work if marker was part of a cluster
add missing translations
updated German translation by Maps Marker Pro team and Daniel Luttermann→ contribute
updated French translation thanks to Vincèn Pujol, Rodolphe Quiedeville, Fx Benard, Cazal Cédric, Fabian Hurelle and Thomas Guignard→ contribute
updated Japanese translations thanks to Shu Higash and Taisuke Shimamoto→ contribute
updated Dutch translation thanks to Ronald Smeets, Marijke Metz, Patrick Ruers, Fokko van der Leest and Hans Temming→ contribute
updated Russian translation thanks to Ekaterina Golubina (supported by Teplitsa of Social Technologies - and Vyacheslav Strenadko,→ contribute

If you experience any issues, please submit a helpdesk ticket.

Happy mapping!

Your Maps Marker Pro team

How to update

The recommended way to update is to use the WordPress update process: login with an user who has admin privileges, navigate to Dashboard / Updates, select plugins to update and press the button “Update Plugins”. The pro plugin checks every 24 hours if a new version is available. You can also manually trigger the update check by going to Plugins and clicking on the link “Check for updates” next to “Maps Marker Pro”.

If there is an update available, please start the update by clicking the link “update now”.

If you try to update from v3.1.1 or lower, please see the release notes from v4.0 for installation instruction, migration tutorial and post installation tasks.

Additional information for beta testers

No additional actions are required for beta testers when updating to this version.

How to install Maps Marker Pro from scratch

For directly downloading and installing the Maps Marker Pro as zip file, please click here.

How to verify the integrity of the plugin package

For the SHA-256 hash value and the number of files for this release please check the following file:

This file is digitally signed with our PGP key, key signature file available at

Click here for a tutorial on how to verify the integrity of the plugin package (recommended if the plugin package for a new installation was not downloaded from – verification is not needed though if the automatic update process is used)