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An Example Geolocation Custom Input

  1. Custom post type sender form with geolocation info (custom tax and post meta):
    ( Its Turkish language but you can use translate in top right corner if u want )

    First Input is a custom input. First you selecting city from drop-down list and region section is coming via ajax query. Both city and region lists are 1 custom taxonomy and region lists are child of city that selected. Then you writing a value to Avenue / Street section.. Street name for example. When you click load button, system querying google maps with city + region + street name you entered and loading on map below.

    When saving: city + region values saving as custom taxonomy and location coordinates saving as post meta data.

    Example post created from that form:
    (You can mouser hover on map icon, probably that example will delete soon)

    I believe this is a good usage for real estate websites that using custom post type and want to get property info from forms.

    Posted 11 years ago on Friday June 29, 2012 | Permalink
  2. inthaiguy

    Man, that is well done. I can think of more than a few uses for this. I found your post cause I was looking for a Google Maps plugin for GF that allows users to select their location on a map and submit it with the form.

    Posted 11 years ago on Wednesday January 30, 2013 | Permalink

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