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WordPress OpenStreetMap / OpenSeaMap Plugin OSM V3.3 released

The latest version of WP OSM Plugin focused on changing technology to cover features of mobile devices and simplify the shortcode. Features of the latest versions are:

  • display KML files with osm_map_v3 shortcode
  • Possibility to disable ajax by define
  • Set your preferred location for geotagger as define
  • Update to OpenLayers 3.5

Display KML files with osm_map_v3 shortcode

The shortcode of the WP OSM Plugin detects the filetype of GPX and KML file:

GPX-file in OpenSeaMap:

[*osm_map_v3 map_center=”52.628,5.291″ zoom=”9″ type=”OpenSeaMap” width=”75%” height=”330″ file_list=”../../../../wp-content/uploads/osm_map/OpenStreetMap_GPX_red.gpx”]

<=remove the “*”

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Preview: WordPress OpenStreetMap Plugin OSM with OpenLayers 3 for GPX with Waypoints

WordPress 4.2 will be released very soon and the WP OSM Plugin is prepared quite well and will release with V3.2 by the end of next week. Main work of the last weeks is to bring whole functionality to OpenLayers 3 library and improve performance and usability.

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WordPress OpenStreetMap Plugin OSM released with basemap and OpenSeaMap in OpenLayers 3

The version WP OSM Plugin V3.1.1 supports to set markers in OpenSeaMap and basemap with OpenLayers 3 technology. Of course OpenStreetMap is included as well 😉

OpenSeaMap:

[*osm_map_v3 map_center=”45.63,13.62″ zoom=”11″ width=”100%” height=”450″ map_border=”2px solid red” marker_latlon=”45.63083,13.62928″ marker_name=”mic_orange_sailing_1.png” type=”OpenSeaMap”]

BaseMap for Austria:

[*osm_map_v3 map_center=”47.8,13.045″

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Adding geotag to WordPress and OpenStreetMap with WP OSM Plugin V2.9.4

Adding a geolocation to a post / page was introduced to the WordPress OSM Plugin many years ago – there are sites like Fotomobil.at and Hamburgs Brücken wich use it with hundreads of geocoded posts. The latests version of WP OSM Plugin added a sidebar widget at your edit post area to directly set the geolocation without dealing with custom fields by yourself:

If you want to,

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V 2.9.1 releases with individual icons for your post / page with geotag

With the WP OSM Plugin you can add an geotag (lat and lon) and an icon to your post. This information can be used to show an widget in your blog or to show a map with all geotagged posts and the related icon.

If you click on the icon in the map you will get the excerpt and a link to the post or page.

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WordPress OSM Plugin mit OpenSeaMap released als V2.9

2013_OpenSeaMap_Logo_01Seit 2009 können OpenStreetMap Karten in einem WordPress Blog mit dem WP OSM plugin als “slippy map” eingebunden werden. Dh in der Karte kann gezoomt und auch im Fenster verschoben werden. Zusätzlich gibt es die Möglichkeit, persönliche Daten – wie zB Marker oder GPX routen –

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WordPress OpenStreetMap Plugin OSM V2.8.1 released

The latest version of the WordPress OSM Plugin addressed several improvements of existing features:

  • show the excerpt for geotagged posts in the pop up
  • hide the map widget at the blogarchive view
  • add the OSRM routing service in the popup
  • some bugfixes (see Roadmap for details).

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WordPress OpenStreetMap Plugin OSM with widget for geotag released

The WP OSM Plugin 2.7.1 focused on geotagging your posts and pages including the possibility to add a specific icon to your post and page. The latest version adds a widget to this feature, it automatically adds a map with the geotag position and the icon of the post / page.

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WordPress OpenStreetMap Plugin OSM V2.7.1 freigegeben

WP OSM Plugin V 2.7.1 released with:

  • Add icon to a post / page via custom field OSM_geo_icon
  • New marker argument “OSM_geo” to display geotag of current post/page
  • Russian translation

Von CupOfCoffee kam die Idee, einem Beitrag oder einer Seite auch einen Marker zuordnen zu können.

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WP OSM Plugin V2.7 displays EXIF-photos on the map

The latest WordPress OpenStreetmap Plugin OSM brings two features and one bugfix:

  • FIX: z-index argument did not work correct
  • NEW: shortcode argument to display photos (with EXIF data) of the post/page in the map
  • NEW: map icons collection

A simple example of two photos I took with my smartphone in Sikkim:

Second photo with a small shop:

You have to upload the photos to the mediathek within in the post/page that shows the map!

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