Pro Changelog

6.13 – 2017-01-26 – Medium priority

  • Fixed the bug that caused the directions box to show up automatically if waypoints are being used in the shortcode
  • Fixed a bug that caused the Google Maps API call to be added to all pages

6.12 – 2017-01-24 – Medium priority

  • Direction waypoints functionality added via shortcode. Example: [wpgmza id=’1′ directions_from=’New York’ directions_to=’Los Angeles’ directions_waypoints=’Wisconsin|Texas’ directions_auto=’true’]
  • Fixed bug that caused our JS to be enqueued on all pages

6.11 – 2017-01-19 – Medium priority

  • Fixed PHP warning bugs
  • Added sub-category functionality
    • You can now add sub-categories (infinite levels)
    • You can now choose to use “AND” or “OR” logic when selecting and markers based on your category selection
    • You can now choose to show/hide marker counts per category on the front end
  • Fixed a bug that caused marker lists to not be updated correctly when using mashups

6.10 – 2017-01-13 – Medium Priority

  • Fixed a bug that caused multiple maps to stop working
  • Fixed a bug that caused markers to not display when using the XML data method
  • Fixed a bug that caused slashes to appear in category names with apostrophes
  • UI improvements to the marker listing buttons in the admin section

 

6.09 – 2017-01-11 – Medium Priority

  • Moved all echoed out JS variables to localized variables – this will also fix issues with single quotes and double quotes with some translated strings that are pushed to JS variables
  • Enqueued the Google Maps API with wp_enqueue_script instead of using document.write() which caused console warnings
  • Moved the map stylesheet to the footer and fixed the invalid W3C in-line styling
  • Refactored some JS code in the core.js file to suit the new localized JS variables
  • Added Gesture Override (Two Finger Override)
  • Added Compat for Custom Cluster Options
  • Added a new attribute to the shortcode handler that allows you to focus on a specific marker. Example: [wpgmza id=’1′ marker=’5′ zoom=’13’]
  • Added a new attribute that allows you to disable directions via the shortcode. Example: [wpgzma id=’1′ enable_directions=’0’] (disables directions)
  • Added a new attribute that allows you to disable category filtering via the shortcode. Example: [wpgzma id=’1′ enable_category=’0’] (disables category filtering)
  • Added a new attribute that allows you to open marker infowindow links in a new window (override global settings) via the shortcode. Example: [wpgzma id=’1′ new_window_link=’yes’]
  • You can now disable the display of the VGM form by using disable_vgm_form=’1′ within the shortcode
  • Fixed a bug that caused the map to display at the top of the page where the shortcode was used
  • Fixed a bug that added slashes to category names with quotation marksFixed a bug that caused non-utf8 characters within an address to cause the insertion of the marker to fail

 

6.08 – 2016-10-27 – Medium Priority

  • Fixed a bug that caused a JS error in the admin section when adding or editing a marker (dataTables)
  • You can now add a default address to your store locator
  • Full screen map functionality added
  • Fixed a bug that caused PHP warnings when a polygon or polyline had no polydata
  • JS and short code refactoring
  • Updated DataTables.js and DataTables.min.js
  • Removed unnecessary anchor tags for each marker

 

6.07 – 2016-09-15 – Medium Priority

  • Fixed markup bugs in the admin section
  • UI improvements to the add/edit marker section
  • New feature: Set your markers to be hidden on the front end and only show in the backend
  • Fixed a bug that caused the map error to flash before the map loaded on the front end
  • Fixed a bug that caused a PHP warning when trying to delete a category
  • Fixed a bug whereby the map category-map link data was not actually deleted in the table when deleting a category
  • Fixed a bug that caused deleted categories to show up in the category filtering functionality
  • Added labels to the category checkboxes on the front end
  • Datatables updated
  • When a marker is deleted, the view does not reset
  • You can now set the zoom level via the shortcode.

 

 6.06 – 2016-08-04 – Low Priority

  •  Store locator bug fixed

 

 6.05 – 2016-08-01 – Medium Priority

  • Fixed a bug that stripped out all HTML from the marker description when editing
  • Adding security patches to the admin side
  • Removed inline styling from store locator elements and added class names
  • Added functionality to allow for the dropdown category selector in the store locator
  • Removed the fixed CSS width for the checkbox filter container – caused conflicts when the map was used in a widget
  • Changed the default width for the directions box from 250px to 100%
  • Fixed the bug that caused the directions output box to keep the old directions data when the directions were reset and calculated again
  • Added Transit directions functionality
  • Added functionality that would report on “ZERO_RESULTS” if the directions API came back with nothing
  • Set the directions to show alternative routes by default
  • Added “Avoid Ferries” to directions options
  • Added additional tab support (tri-tabs-nav span)
  • Fixed a bug that caused the map editor to display when trying to delete a map
  • Fixed a bug that showed deleted maps in the map list when creating a new category
  • The category drop down now sorts categories alphabetically by default
  • Fixed a styling issue for the marker title in the modern infowindow

 

 6.04 – 2016-07-19 – Low Priority

      • Bug fix for adding markers

 

 6.03 – 2016-07-18 – High Priority

      • Security patches
      • Additional tab support
      • The full image (as opposed to the thumbnail) is now used by default when uploading an image to a marker
      • CSS validation fixes
      • Fixed a bug where the directions were not reset but rather added onto
      • Fixed a bug that sometimes cause “null” to be displayed for the marker description
      • Fixed a bug that caused wpgmaps_localize_marker_data is not defined

 

 6.02 – 2016-07-07 – Medium Priority

      • Fixed a bug which prevented markers from being hidden until search is done
      • Added option to disable Maps API from being loaded on front end
      • Added the Places lbrary to API calls as these were removed in previous update
      • Fixed styling conflict which prevented modern info-window from closing when close button is clicked

 

 6.01 – 2016-07-06 – Medium Priority

      •  Fixed Resize Bug

 

 6.00 – 2016-06-27 – Medium Priority

      •  Modernized UI introduced
      • Heatmap functionality added
      • New marker description editor added
      • More comprehensive import/export functionality added
      • Two new modern infowindows added
      • A new map wizard has been added
      • Videos can now be added to your markers
      • You can now set the default store locator icon
      • You can now set the default user location icon
      • You can now set the minimum zoom level
      • Added event listeners for both jQuery and accordions so that the map can init correctly when placed in a tab or accordion
      • Fixed issues that caused errors to show up when saving your map
      • Fixed the positioning issue of the modern infowindow with the new Google Maps API. It now appears in the top right by default.
      • Modern Infowindow scroll bars now only appear when they need to
      • Marker clustering icons fixed

 

 5.70 – 2016-04-13 – High Priority for Gold users

      • Fixed the marker clustering icons
      • Fixed issues that caused errors to show up when saving your map

 

5.69 – 2016-04-15 – High Priority

      • Deprecated google maps api 3.14 and 3.15, added 3.23 and 3.24

 

5.68 – 2016-04-13 – Low Priority

      • You can now enter in your own Google Maps API key

 

5.67 – 2016-04-04 – Low Priority

      • Google Maps API sensor removed from API call
      • Fixed a bug that caused an error for the autocomplete functionality when the Gold add-on was active
      • Autocomplete functionality added to the ‘to’ and ‘from’ directions fields
      • Fixed a bug that affected the HTML structure on some sites
      • Weather & Cloud layer options removed (Deprecated in the Google Maps API)

 

5.66 – 2016-03-04 – Low priority

      • Fixed a bug that showed an error message below the map if directions was enabled and open above the map.
      • Improvements to the import functionality

 

5.65 – 2016-01-08 – Low priority

      •  Style bug fix with the modern infowindow
      • Fixed an IIS bug

 

5.64 – 2016-01-07 – Low priority

      •  Additional tab compatibility
      • UI improvements – add/edit marker section
      • Fixed a bug that caused the wrong default marker icon to be displayed when using multiple maps on one page
      • Fixed a bug that caused the modern infowindow to show incorrectly when using multiple maps on one page
      • Fixed a bug that caused the enter key to not work when searching using the store locator
      • Fixed a bug that if you previously clicked on a marker in a list (which zooms to the location), and then click on another marker on the map, it will now no longer zoom to the marker location but rather just open the marker as expected, without zooming.
      • Fixed a map mashup bug that stopped the marker list from reflecting the correct marker.
      • Fixed a bug that caused some content to not be loaded through SSL when you are using SSL.
      • Fixed a bug that stopped the advanced marker listing from updating when using IE.

 

5.63 – 2015-12-01- – Low priority

      • Added custom hooks and filters

 

5.62 – 2015-11-23 – Low Priority

      • Fixed a bug that caused the map to break when a theme was not selected

 

5.61 – 2015-11-19 – Low Priority

      • Theme directory and functionality added to the Pro version
      • Fixed a bug that served http content on an SSL site in the marker cluster functionality
      • Fixed a bug that took the Print Directions page to a 404 error
      • You can now close a modern info window by clicking on an x
      • A class has been added to the containing div when filtering by category

 

5.60 – 2015-09-04 – Low priority

      • Added 5 themes to the map editor
      • Added a native map widget so you can drag and drop your maps to your widget area
      • Fixed a bug that incorrectly geocoded certain GPS co-ordinates when using the Store Locator
      • Fixed an undefined notice
      • Removed old version warnings
      • Added another tab to the tabs compatibility list
      • Turkish translation added – thank you Suha Karalar

 

5.59 – 2015-08-20 – High priority

      •  Fixed a bug that caused a conflict with WordPress 4.3’s jQuery and DataTables.js
      • Styling bug fixes in WordPress 4.3

 

5.58 – Liberty Update

      • Fixed a bug that caused the default marker listing quantity to reset after selecting a category
      • Minor bug fixes
      • Fixed a bug that caused a jQuery error message to be displayed briefly before the map loads\
      • Fixed a bug that caused the center of the map to be incorrectly changed when clicking on a marker in a marker list on certain iOS devices
      • Added the autocomplete functionality to the add marker section in the map editor

 

5.57 – 2015-06-10

      • New infowindow style available: Modern Infowindow
      • Bug fix with JS error being produced as a result of the new google maps autocomplete
      • Minor bug fixes in the google map HTML output
      • SSL bug fix
      • CSV import bug fix (‘retina’ and ‘approved’ where not being imported)
      • Support added for 3 new tabs
      • Added accessibility support for the directions box (http://achecker.ca/)
      • Fixed the bug that caused an alert to pop up regarding jQuery dataTables when filtering the markers
      • Fixed the bug that caused the marker list advanced table to span passed the width of the main parent DIV
      • Added Google Autocomplete to the store locator
      • Removed the slashes in the category name within the marker listing

 

5.56– 2015-05-15

      • Directions now open up in native map app if on a mobile device (thank you pelicanpaul!)
      • Fixed the “auto approve” bug with the VGM add-on
      • Polygon and polyline bug fixes with mashup functionality
      • Rocketscript fix (Cloudfare)
      • Categories are now displayed in alphabetical order (thank you Duncan McMillan!)
      • Fixed the bug that caused the directions width type to show as PX instead of %
      • Map centers to original center location when resized
      • json_encode (extra parameter) issue fixed for hosts using PHP version < 5.3
      • PHP Notice fixes

 

5.55 – 2015-03-25

      • Directions box width can now be set to either PX or %
      • Marker image width and/or height can now be left blank to automatically set the width/height
      • Clicking/hovering on a marker no longer pans the map to that marker
      • Mass marker bug fix
      • Now using sensor=true in the geocoding API calls
      • Fixed max zoom bug
      • Fixed the bug that caused the marker title to not show up in the marker listing (basic table) in certain instances
      • “Get directions” now appears in the basic table marker list

 

5.54  – 2015-03-16

      • Timthumb removed
      • New marker listing functionality – you can now list your markers in the map itself
      • Category filter (dropdown) bug fix
      • You can now set the width and height for Retina markers in the settings page
      • Advanced marker listing table is now responsive
      • Major improvements to how the plugin handles marker sorting
      • You can now force a marker infowindow to open by using a GET variable (?markerid=x). You can also assign a zoom level (&mzoom=x)
      • Fixed the MaxZoom bug not allowing you to go to zoom level 0
      • The map now automatically shows in the language you have set in your WordPress settings
      • Code improvements in the main JS file
      • Fixed the bug that didnt allow for category filtering when multiple maps are on the same page
      • Mashup (via database method) bug fix
      • Store locator datatables bug fix
      • Fixed bug that didnt allow filtering when multiple maps are on the same page
      • Fixed a bug that caused the wrong map to setCentre when clicking on a polygon with multiple maps on a page
      • SSL Compatibility for the datatables theme css file
      • Fixed a bug that caused the image url to not be inserted when trying to use an image that doesnt have a standard wordpress thumbnail size
      • Refactored the way we handle category filtering

 

5.53 2015-02-18 Low priority
Timthumb will be phased out and replaced with standard WordPress image handling in the next version – notices and new options added to this version
Small bug fix with the store locator
You can now use the Enter key to submit a store locator search
Fixed a bug that caused the map to not show in certain situations

5.52 2015-02-16 High priority
Fixed the bug that didnt allow you to add a new marker to a blank map if you had the “database” option selected

5.51 2015-02-03
Safari bug fix
New support page added
Bug fix – filter by checkbox is now working
Bug fix – Hide columns in advanced marker listing is now working
Added a space between the number and “miles” or “kilometers” for the store locator.
Added a Max Zoom option for your google map
PHP notices fixed
Fixed a bug that caused the map to not display if the polygon was corrupted

5.50 2015-02-01
Bug fix for french translations

5.49 2015-01-27
Core.js bug fixes
Fixed a bug that tried to check file permissions for the XML file even if the user selected the Database method for the marker pull option
Removed the marker limit warning
Duplicate map functionality added
Added support for the VGM add-on (auto approve markers)

5.48
Fixed approval bug
Fixed a bug that caused polygons and polylines to now show on certain installations
Fixed a bug that caused more than one map to not display on certain installations
Fixed a bug that caused issues when using the database marker pull method and multiple maps
Added classes to the TO and FROM elements in the direction box
Code improvements in the core.js file
CSV import bug fixes – retina and approved columns now gets imported

5.47
Fixed the marker ordering bug for the basic table

5.46
Introduced a new method of pulling and displaying the marker data

5.45
Code improvements

5.44 2014-11-27
Code refactoring within the main class
Infowindow styling improvements (attempt at minimizing scrollbars and including more classes and structure to the infowindow)
Fixed the bug whereby the marker listing table was not ending correctly
Added compatibility for maps displaying within Elegant Builder tabs
Added title/description search options and functionality to the store locator (beta)
Fixed the map from not showing when using Hebrew locale
Added placeholders for the store locator inputs
PreserveViewport now set to true when using KML files (avoid zoom override)
Retina display support for markers
Added new strings to the PO file
“Lowest level of access to the map editor” option added to the pro version
A simple map can now be generated by using custom fields in a post/page. See our blog for more details.
Fixed the bug that didnt display the correct markers when the Store Locator was used and a map mashup was being used

5.43 2014-11-05
Fixed IE bug (console log)
Fixed bug that switched the datatables back to English upon filtering when using another language
Fixed a marker sorting bug (sort by Marker ID)

5.42 2014-11-04
New marker listing option – “Carousel”
Code improvements to both PHP and the JS core file
Shortcode additions: Map type and Streetview
New option: You can now show or hide the Store Locator bouncing icon
New option: Select default items to display in the advanced marker listing
Bug fixes
IE8 issue with mashups
IE8 issue with multiple KML files

5.41
Better marker file handling
Permission error bug fix
Multiple KML/KMZ/GeoRSS files can now be used (comma separated)
Small bug fixes (Thank you Thomas)

5.40
Enfold / Avia theme conflict (Google Maps API loading twice) resolved

5.39 2014-09-29
Security updates (thank you www.htbridge.com)
Fixed the bug that didnt correctly check the category checkboxes when editing your marker
Code improvements (PHP warnings)
Code improvements (file permissions) (Thank you Thomas)
Fixed bug that showed “Show _MENU_ entries” when it should have displayed “No records found” (Thank you Thomas)
Broken image bug fix (Thank you Thomas)

5.38
Removed “the map could not load” error that showed briefly before the map loads.

5.37
Fixed the bug that was not causing the marker lists to be updated on a store locator search or category filtering

5.36
Code improvements (PHP warnings)

5.35
Code improvements (PHP warnings)

5.34
New features:
– Marker filtering now changes the marker list below
– Store locator filtering now changes the marker list below
– Markers can now have mulitple categories
– You can now right click to add a marker to the map
– New markers can be dragged
– Polygons and polylines now have labels
Backend UI improvements
Polyline bug fix
Fixed incorrect warning about permissions when permissions where “2755” etc.

5.33
Print directions bug fix

5.32
New feature: Print directions
You can now set the query string for the store locator

5.31
Bug fixes
– Incorrect polyline data caused the map to not load
– Changed incorrect HTML in the directions box on the front end

5.30
Bug fix – multiple maps with polygons now work

5.29
Small bug fix (warning)

5.28
New feature: Geocode on import now available (BETA) – Thank you Tony Palleschi – http://apartcreations.com/
New polygon functionality: add “on hover” properties, a title and a link to your polygons.
Fixed a bug that when threw off gps co-ordinates when adding a lat,lng as an address

5.27
Minor code improvements (warnings)
Multisite bug fix (marker location)

5.26
Minor code improvements

5.25
You can now choose which folder your markers are saved in
Better error reporting for file permission issues

5.24
Fixed a language bug with the use of datatables (thank you Jean-Philippe Boily)

5.23
Fixed more PHP warnings
Code improvements

5.22
Fixed PHP notice warnings (shown in debug mode)
Fixed marker location bug when the default uploads directory has been changed

5.21
Fixed a bug that caused KML, Fusion tables and polygons to appear on the first map instead of individual maps when multiple maps where used on one page
Fixed a map width bug (%)
Added the option to select which API version you would like to use

5.20
Introduced ini_set(“auto_detect_line_endings”, true); for better mac/pc importing of CSV files
Maps now work automatically when put in tabs
Added more options for the store locator
Added opacity options for polygon lines

5.19
Small bug fix

5.18
Mutlisite marker location bug fixed

5.17
Markers are now stored in the uploads/wp-google-maps/ directory

5.16
Small bug fix

5.15
Performance improvements

5.14
Added the option to display categories as a dropdown or as checkboxes
Added store locator functionality. More functionality for this to follow soon (Still in BETA)
Fixed the bug that swapped the variables around for disabling “double click zoom”
Fixed a bug that forced a new geocode on every marker edit, even if the address wasnt changed
New functionality:
– You can now choos to open a marker from click or hover
– Better error handling

5.13
Fixed a conflict between KML layers and Polygons whereby clicks on markers within a KML layer were not triggering if the polygon overlapped the KML layer markers. Polygons ‘clickable’ now set to false

5.12
Fixed the category selection bug that did not revert back to ‘all’ markers.

5.11
Small bug fix

5.10
Small bug fix

5.09
Added category filtering via shortcode

5.08
Fixed a conflict with the NextGen plugin

5.07
Fixed a bug that stopped directions from working with multiple maps on the same page

5.06
Small bug fixes in the core.js file

5.05
Fixed a bug causign JS conflicts in IE8

5.04
Fixed a bug that messed up the iamge sizes in some browsers

5.03
Fixed a bug that caused all control elements on the map to disspear

5.02
Fixed an marker icon bug for some hosts
Fixed small bug with resetting select boxes within the add marker section

5.01
Small bug fixes

5.0
Complete re-code
Upgrade: The JavaScript is now in it’s own file
Better error handling
You now have the ability to add a default “To” address for the directions.
Fixed map align center bug
Fixed infowindow styling issues when images are used
Fixed the bug that caused the map to not load if a blank polyline/polygon was created
Fixed cross-browser infowindow styling bugs
You can now hide/show columns of your choice with the advanced listing option
Fixed many smaller bugs
4.18
You can now add HTML into the description field
Functionality added for category icons
You can now assign categories to specific maps or all maps
Bug fixes:
Fixed the sorting markers bug
Fixed the bug that stopped you from deleting polylines
Fixed the bug that caused no markers to display in the marker list when “Select” was selected in the category filter drop down.

4.17
There is now the option to hide the Category column

4.16
Fixed an infowindow styling bug

4.15
Added a check to see if the Google Maps API was already loaded to avoid duplicate loading
Fixed some SSL bugs
Added extra style support for the standard marker listing
Advanced marker list now updates with category drop down selection

4.14
Added a min-width to the DIV within the InfoWindow class to stop the scroll bars from appearing in IE10

4.13
Map mashups are now available by modifying the shortcode.
Added Category functionality.
Fixed a bug with the normal marker list layout
Added backwards compatibility for older versions of WordPress
Fixed a few small bugs
Replaced deprecated WordPress function calls
Added Spanish translation – Thank you Fernando!
Coming soon in 4.14: Map mashup via custom fields in post.

4.12
Fixed a small bug

4.11
Better localization support
Fixed a SSL bug

4.10
Added Polygon functionality
Added Polyline functionality
You can now show your visitors location on the map
Markers can now be sorted by id,title,description or address
Added better support for jQuery versions
Plugin now works out the box with jQuery tabs
Added standards for the advanced marker list style
Added user access support for the visitor generated markers add-on
Adjusted the KML functionality to avoid caching
Fixed small bugs causing PHP warnings
Fixed a bug that stopped the advanced marker listing from working

4.09
Fixed a bug that didnt allow for multiple clicks on the marker list to bring the view back to the map

4.08
This version allows the plugin to update itself moving forward

4.07
Fixed a bug that was causing a JavaScript error with DataTables

4.06
Added troubleshooting support
Fixed a bug that was stopping the plugin from working on IIS servers

4.05
Added support for one-page-style themes.
Fixed a firefox styling bug when using percentage width/height and set map alignment to ‘none’
Added support for disabling mouse zooming and dragging
Added support for jQuery1.9+

4.04
Fixed a centering bug – thank you Yannick!
Italian translation added
Fixed an IE9 display bug
Fixed a compatibility bug between the VGm add-on and the Pro add-on
Fixed a bug with the VGM display option
Fixed a bug with importing markers whereby it always showed as an error even when importing correctly

4.03
Fixed a firefox styling bug that caused the Directions box to load on the right of the map instead of below.
Added support code for the new WP Google Maps Visitor Generated Markers plugin
Added the option for a more advanced way to list your markers below your maps
Added responsive size functionality
Added support for Fusion Tables

4.02
Fixed the bug that caused the directions box to show above the map by default
Fixed the bug whereby an address was already hard-coded into the “To” field of the directions box
Fixed the bug that caused the traffic layer to show by default

4.01
Added the functionality to list your markers below the map
Added more advanced directions functionality
Fixed small bugs
Fixed a bug that caused a fatal error when trying to activate the plugin on some hosts.

4.0
Plugin now supports multiple maps on one page
Bicycle directions now added
Walking directions now added
“Avoid tolls” now added to the directions functionality
“Avoid highways” now added to directions functionality
New setting: open links in a new window
Added functionality to reset the default marker image if required.

3.12
Fixed the bug that told users they had an outdated plugin when in fact they never

3.11
Fixed the bug that was causing both the bicycle layer and traffic layer to show all the time

3.10
Added the bicycle layer
Added the traffic layer
Fixed the bug that was not allowing users to overwrite existing data when uploading a CSV file

3.9
Added support for KML/GeoRSS layers.
Fixed the directions box styling error in Firefox.
Fixed the bug whereby users couldnt change the default location without adding a marker first.
When the “Directions” link is clicked on, the “From” field is automatically highlighted for the user.
Added additional settings

3.8
Markers now automatically close when you click on another marker.
Russian localization added
The “To” field in the directions box now shows the address and not the GPS co-ords.

3.7
Added support for localization

3.6
Fixed the bug that caused slow loading times with sites that contain a high number of maps and markers

3.5
Fixed the bug where sometimes the short code wasnt working for home pages

3.4
Added functionality for ‘Titles’ for each marker

3.3
Added functionality for WordPress MU

3.2
Fixed a bug where in IE the zoom checkbox was showing
Fixed the bug where the map wasnt saving correctly in some instances

3.1
Fixed redirect problem
Fixed bug that never created the default map on some systems

3.0
Added Map Alignment functionality
Added Map Type functionality
Started using the Geocoding API Version 3instead of Version 2 – quicker results!
Fixed bug that didnt import animation data for CSV files
Fixed zoom bug

2.1
Fixed a few bugs with the jQuery script
Fixed the shortcode bug where the map wasnt displaying when two or more short codes were one the post/page
Fixed a bug that wouldnt save the icon on editing a marker in some instances

5.53 2015-02-18 Low priorityTimthumb will be phased out and replaced with standard WordPress image handling in the next version – notices and new options added to this versionSmall bug fix with the store locatorYou can now use the Enter key to submit a store locator searchFixed a bug that caused the map to not show in certain situations
5.52 2015-02-16 High priorityFixed the bug that didnt allow you to add a new marker to a blank map if you had the “database” option selected
5.51 2015-02-03Safari bug fixNew support page addedBug fix – filter by checkbox is now workingBug fix – Hide columns in advanced marker listing is now workingAdded a space between the number and “miles” or “kilometers” for the store locator.Added a Max Zoom option for your google mapPHP notices fixedFixed a bug that caused the map to not display if the polygon was corrupted
5.50 2015-02-01Bug fix for french translations
5.49 2015-01-27Core.js bug fixesFixed a bug that tried to check file permissions for the XML file even if the user selected the Database method for the marker pull optionRemoved the marker limit warningDuplicate map functionality addedAdded support for the VGM add-on (auto approve markers)
5.48Fixed approval bugFixed a bug that caused polygons and polylines to now show on certain installationsFixed a bug that caused more than one map to not display on certain installationsFixed a bug that caused issues when using the database marker pull method and multiple mapsAdded classes to the TO and FROM elements in the direction boxCode improvements in the core.js fileCSV import bug fixes – retina and approved columns now gets imported

5.47Fixed the marker ordering bug for the basic table
5.46Introduced a new method of pulling and displaying the marker data
5.45Code improvements
5.44 2014-11-27Code refactoring within the main classInfowindow styling improvements (attempt at minimizing scrollbars and including more classes and structure to the infowindow)Fixed the bug whereby the marker listing table was not ending correctlyAdded compatibility for maps displaying within Elegant Builder tabsAdded title/description search options and functionality to the store locator (beta)Fixed the map from not showing when using Hebrew localeAdded placeholders for the store locator inputsPreserveViewport now set to true when using KML files (avoid zoom override)Retina display support for markersAdded new strings to the PO file”Lowest level of access to the map editor” option added to the pro versionA simple map can now be generated by using custom fields in a post/page. See our blog for more details.Fixed the bug that didnt display the correct markers when the Store Locator was used and a map mashup was being used
5.43 2014-11-05Fixed IE bug (console log)Fixed bug that switched the datatables back to English upon filtering when using another languageFixed a marker sorting bug (sort by Marker ID)
5.42 2014-11-04New marker listing option – “Carousel”Code improvements to both PHP and the JS core fileShortcode additions: Map type and StreetviewNew option: You can now show or hide the Store Locator bouncing iconNew option: Select default items to display in the advanced marker listingBug fixes IE8 issue with mashups IE8 issue with multiple KML files
5.41Better marker file handlingPermission error bug fixMultiple KML/KMZ/GeoRSS files can now be used (comma separated)Small bug fixes (Thank you Thomas)
5.40Enfold / Avia theme conflict (Google Maps API loading twice) resolved 5.39 2014-09-29Security updates (thank you www.htbridge.com)Fixed the bug that didnt correctly check the category checkboxes when editing your markerCode improvements (PHP warnings)Code improvements (file permissions) (Thank you Thomas)Fixed bug that showed “Show _MENU_ entries” when it should have displayed “No records found” (Thank you Thomas)Broken image bug fix (Thank you Thomas)
5.38Removed “the map could not load” error that showed briefly before the map loads.
5.37Fixed the bug that was not causing the marker lists to be updated on a store locator search or category filtering
5.36Code improvements (PHP warnings)
5.35Code improvements (PHP warnings)
5.34New features: – Marker filtering now changes the marker list below – Store locator filtering now changes the marker list below – Markers can now have mulitple categories – You can now right click to add a marker to the map – New markers can be dragged – Polygons and polylines now have labelsBackend UI improvementsPolyline bug fixFixed incorrect warning about permissions when permissions where “2755” etc.
5.33Print directions bug fix
5.32New feature: Print directionsYou can now set the query string for the store locator
5.31Bug fixes – Incorrect polyline data caused the map to not load – Changed incorrect HTML in the directions box on the front end
5.30Bug fix – multiple maps with polygons now work
5.29Small bug fix (warning)
5.28New feature: Geocode on import now available (BETA) – Thank you Tony Palleschi – http://apartcreations.com/New polygon functionality: add “on hover” properties, a title and a link to your polygons.Fixed a bug that when threw off gps co-ordinates when adding a lat,lng as an address
5.27Minor code improvements (warnings)Multisite bug fix (marker location)
5.26Minor code improvements
5.25You can now choose which folder your markers are saved inBetter error reporting for file permission issues
5.24Fixed a language bug with the use of datatables (thank you Jean-Philippe Boily)
5.23Fixed more PHP warningsCode improvements 5.22Fixed PHP notice warnings (shown in debug mode)Fixed marker location bug when the default uploads directory has been changed
5.21Fixed a bug that caused KML, Fusion tables and polygons to appear on the first map instead of individual maps when multiple maps where used on one pageFixed a map width bug (%)Added the option to select which API version you would like to use
5.20Introduced ini_set(“auto_detect_line_endings”, true); for better mac/pc importing of CSV filesMaps now work automatically when put in tabsAdded more options for the store locatorAdded opacity options for polygon lines
5.19Small bug fix
5.18Mutlisite marker location bug fixed
5.17Markers are now stored in the uploads/wp-google-maps/ directory
5.16Small bug fix
5.15Performance improvements
5.14Added the option to display categories as a dropdown or as checkboxesAdded store locator functionality. More functionality for this to follow soon (Still in BETA)Fixed the bug that swapped the variables around for disabling “double click zoom”Fixed a bug that forced a new geocode on every marker edit, even if the address wasnt changedNew functionality: – You can now choos to open a marker from click or hover – Better error handling
5.13Fixed a conflict between KML layers and Polygons whereby clicks on markers within a KML layer were not triggering if the polygon overlapped the KML layer markers. Polygons ‘clickable’ now set to false
5.12Fixed the category selection bug that did not revert back to ‘all’ markers.
5.11Small bug fix
5.10Small bug fix
5.09Added category filtering via shortcode
5.08Fixed a conflict with the NextGen plugin
5.07Fixed a bug that stopped directions from working with multiple maps on the same page
5.06Small bug fixes in the core.js file
5.05Fixed a bug causign JS conflicts in IE8
5.04Fixed a bug that messed up the iamge sizes in some browsers
5.03Fixed a bug that caused all control elements on the map to disspear
5.02Fixed an marker icon bug for some hostsFixed small bug with resetting select boxes within the add marker section
5.01Small bug fixes
5.0Complete re-codeUpgrade: The JavaScript is now in it’s own fileBetter error handlingYou now have the ability to add a default “To” address for the directions.Fixed map align center bugFixed infowindow styling issues when images are usedFixed the bug that caused the map to not load if a blank polyline/polygon was createdFixed cross-browser infowindow styling bugsYou can now hide/show columns of your choice with the advanced listing optionFixed many smaller bugs

4.18You can now add HTML into the description fieldFunctionality added for category iconsYou can now assign categories to specific maps or all mapsBug fixes: Fixed the sorting markers bug Fixed the bug that stopped you from deleting polylines Fixed the bug that caused no markers to display in the marker list when “Select” was selected in the category filter drop down.
4.17There is now the option to hide the Category column
4.16Fixed an infowindow styling bug
4.15Added a check to see if the Google Maps API was already loaded to avoid duplicate loadingFixed some SSL bugsAdded extra style support for the standard marker listingAdvanced marker list now updates with category drop down selection 4.14Added a min-width to the DIV within the InfoWindow class to stop the scroll bars from appearing in IE10 4.13Map mashups are now available by modifying the shortcode.Added Category functionality.Fixed a bug with the normal marker list layoutAdded backwards compatibility for older versions of WordPressFixed a few small bugsReplaced deprecated WordPress function callsAdded Spanish translation – Thank you Fernando!Coming soon in 4.14: Map mashup via custom fields in post. 4.12Fixed a small bug 4.11Better localization supportFixed a SSL bug
4.10Added Polygon functionalityAdded Polyline functionalityYou can now show your visitors location on the mapMarkers can now be sorted by id,title,description or addressAdded better support for jQuery versionsPlugin now works out the box with jQuery tabsAdded standards for the advanced marker list styleAdded user access support for the visitor generated markers add-onAdjusted the KML functionality to avoid cachingFixed small bugs causing PHP warningsFixed a bug that stopped the advanced marker listing from working
4.09Fixed a bug that didnt allow for multiple clicks on the marker list to bring the view back to the map
4.08This version allows the plugin to update itself moving forward
4.07Fixed a bug that was causing a JavaScript error with DataTables
4.06Added troubleshooting supportFixed a bug that was stopping the plugin from working on IIS servers
4.05Added support for one-page-style themes.Fixed a firefox styling bug when using percentage width/height and set map alignment to ‘none’Added support for disabling mouse zooming and draggingAdded support for jQuery1.9+
4.04Fixed a centering bug – thank you Yannick!Italian translation addedFixed an IE9 display bug Fixed a compatibility bug between the VGm add-on and the Pro add-onFixed a bug with the VGM display optionFixed a bug with importing markers whereby it always showed as an error even when importing correctly 4.03Fixed a firefox styling bug that caused the Directions box to load on the right of the map instead of below.Added support code for the new WP Google Maps Visitor Generated Markers pluginAdded the option for a more advanced way to list your markers below your mapsAdded responsive size functionalityAdded support for Fusion Tables 4.02Fixed the bug that caused the directions box to show above the map by defaultFixed the bug whereby an address was already hard-coded into the “To” field of the directions boxFixed the bug that caused the traffic layer to show by default 4.01Added the functionality to list your markers below the mapAdded more advanced directions functionalityFixed small bugsFixed a bug that caused a fatal error when trying to activate the plugin on some hosts. 4.0Plugin now supports multiple maps on one pageBicycle directions now addedWalking directions now added”Avoid tolls” now added to the directions functionality”Avoid highways” now added to directions functionalityNew setting: open links in a new windowAdded functionality to reset the default marker image if required. 3.12Fixed the bug that told users they had an outdated plugin when in fact they never 3.11Fixed the bug that was causing both the bicycle layer and traffic layer to show all the time
3.10Added the bicycle layerAdded the traffic layerFixed the bug that was not allowing users to overwrite existing data when uploading a CSV file 3.9Added support for KML/GeoRSS layers.Fixed the directions box styling error in Firefox.Fixed the bug whereby users couldnt change the default location without adding a marker first.When the “Directions” link is clicked on, the “From” field is automatically highlighted for the user.Added additional settings 3.8Markers now automatically close when you click on another marker.Russian localization addedThe “To” field in the directions box now shows the address and not the GPS co-ords. 3.7Added support for localization 3.6Fixed the bug that caused slow loading times with sites that contain a high number of maps and markers 3.5Fixed the bug where sometimes the short code wasnt working for home pages 3.4Added functionality for ‘Titles’ for each marker 3.3Added functionality for WordPress MU 3.2Fixed a bug where in IE the zoom checkbox was showingFixed the bug where the map wasnt saving correctly in some instances
3.1Fixed redirect problemFixed bug that never created the default map on some systems
3.0Added Map Alignment functionalityAdded Map Type functionalityStarted using the Geocoding API Version 3instead of Version 2 – quicker results!Fixed bug that didnt import animation data for CSV filesFixed zoom bug
2.1Fixed a few bugs with the jQuery scriptFixed the shortcode bug where the map wasnt displaying when two or more short codes were one the post/pageFixed a bug that wouldnt save the icon on editing a marker in some instances

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