In our Advanced Google Maps WordPress plugin version 5.0, we have introduced a new feature where a user can able to filter the locations directly from the URL.

Step 1 Please Go to the ‘Advanced Settings‘ and Enable ‘URL Filter’ under Add/Manage Map Menu.

 URL Filter

Step 2: Save it and You are done


Now Go to the frontend where the map is located and pass the parameter with the query string in the URL . Below Mentioned Query Parameters, you can pass along with the URL


search, category, limit, perpage, show_all_locations=true, zoom, hide_map=true, map_only=true



1.) URL Category Filter : Filter the category direct from the URL



2.) URL Zoom Filter: You can change the zoom of the map using a Zoom URL filter.



3.) URL Per Page Filter: Display # of Locations per page.



4.) Hide Map Filter: You can hide the map using URL Filter parameter ‘hide_map= true’.



5.) Map’s Only URL Filter: To show only maps. Tabs, filters, listing will be hide.