google maps from address with jquery

One of my client need this feature of google maps from address so he must be able to enter the address in its admin panel and he want to show it as google map on front end.So i made this option for him and new post for my blog.you can use this code with any language like php c# java etc or any framework.googlemap by address thumb google maps from address with jquery

Google maps from address with jquery and map api

The idea behind google map from address is simple.It is based on reverse geocoding google map.I am using google map v3 api.

Lets get right to the topic

we will use google map api
https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?sensor=false
and jquery
https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.8.1/jquery.min.js

To get map from google you need location’s longitude latitude
you can get location geocode from google map Geocoder function.

How google maps from address works

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Stage 1 : Your Address goes to geocoder.
address includes address, city/town , State, postalcode and country.
Function : google.maps.Geocoder();

Stage 2 : Geocoder fetch your address’s latitude and longitude.

Stage 3: These latitude and longitude value passed to the google map function.
Function : google.maps.Map();

Stage 4: The google map then represent these latitude and longitude value in map.
you can design your info window of address here by
Function : google.maps.InfoWindow()

Also you can set the title of your location by marker function.
Function : google.maps.Marker()

Feature of google maps from address widget

  • You can select from all the four view of google map.
    ROADMAP displays the normal, default 2D tiles of Google Maps.
    SATELLITE displays photographic tiles.
    HYBRID displays a mix of photographic tiles and a tile layer for prominent features.
    TERRAIN displays physical relief tiles for displaying elevation and water features.
  • You can set the zoom level of the map.
  • You can get longitude latitude from google maps address(can find geocode).
  • Find location by latitude longitude google map.

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