Google Maps Plugin

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Thanks to recent upgrades from WordPress, a plugin is no longer necessary to add a map to your site!

These instructions tell you how to embed a Google map into a post or into a sidebar widget.

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  1. Go to and type in the location or address you wish to share.
  2. In the bottom right corner of the map page, click the small gear icon.
  3. Click "Share or embed map," then click "Embed map."
  4. Copy the embed code.
  5. On your blog, open a New Post, or Text Widget, depending on where you want to display the map.
  6. For a post, paste the embed code into the text editor (not the visual editor), and save the post. For a widget, paste the code into a the Custom Text widget and save.

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