WP Flexible Map

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Embed Google Maps in pages and posts, either by centre coodinates or street address, or by URL to a Google Earth KML file.

Author:WebAware (profile at wordpress.org)
WordPress version required:4.0
WordPress version tested:5.9
Plugin version:1.17.1
Added to WordPress repository:09-01-2012
Last updated:03-01-2022
Rating, %:96
Rated by:65
Plugin URI:https://flexible-map.webaware.net.au/
Total downloads:330 950
Active installs:10 000+
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Flexible Map allows you to add Google Maps to your WordPress website with simple shortcodes.


  • three ways to load a map:
    • by center coordinates
    • by street address
    • by URL to a Google Earth KML file
  • simple shortcode for adding maps to pages/posts
  • PHP function flexmap_show_map() for theme and plugin developers
  • supports multiple maps on a page/post
  • supports responsive design — specify width / height in percent
  • map marker doesn’t have to be the center of the map
  • optional description for info window
  • optional directions link for info window
  • directions can be dropped into any div element with an ID
  • minimal dependencies — just WordPress and the Google Maps API

Get started with Flexible Map.
Read the manual online.


  • directions on KML maps generously sponsored by Roger Los

Thanks for sponsoring new features on WP Flexible Maps!


Many thanks to the generous efforts of our translators:

The initial translations for all other languages were made using Google Translate, so it’s likely that some will be truly awful! If you’d like to help out by translating this plugin, please sign up for an account and dig in.


Flexible Map embeds Google Maps into your web pages. Please review Google’s Privacy and Personal Information for information about how that affects your website’s Privacy Policy. By using this plugin, you are agreeing to the terms of use for Google Maps.

The Flexible Map plugin itself does not collect any personally identifying information, and does not set any cookies itself.