Create Google API Keys

Go WordPress Dashboard -> WPLocalPlus-Intl -> Settings.

You need to create Google Map API ,Google Javascript API and Google Place API and use it into WPLocalPlus-Intl settings.

As WPLocalPlus-Intl Plugin fetches listings from Google through API call first, we make sure that all API keys are in place. Otherwise your business list will not display results.

Show Map: To display your listing location on Google map.

Select Language: Here you can select language.

Here are steps to create Google Map API key

  1. Go to top menu 'Select a project' -> Create new project -> write your project name- ""Project Name"" -> Click ""Create""

  2. Click 'Enable APIS AND SERVICES' from top. Search for Maps Static API, Maps JavaScript API, Geocoding API & Geolocation API and enable all of them.

  3. Click on Manage. Now, go to "Credentials" tab and click on "Create Credentials-> API Key".

  4. Click on "RESTRICT KEY". Under it go to API restrictions tab and choose Maps Static API, Maps JavaScript API, Geocoding API & Geolocation API.

  5. Then go to Application restrictions tab and click on HTTP referrers (web sites). Add following domain referrers values: https://*.yourwebsite.com/*, https://yourwebsite.com/*

  6. Save it.

  7. Copy the key and paste it in WPLocalPlus -> Settings under Google Maps API.

Steps to create Google Place API key

  1. Go to APIs & Services -> Dashboard

  2. Click 'Enable APIS AND SERVICES' from top. Search for Places API, Maps JavaScript API, Geocoding API & Geolocation API and enable all of them.

  3. Click on Manage. Now, go to "Credentials" tab and click on "Create Credentials-> API Key"

  4. Click on "RESTRICT KEY". Under it go to API restrictions tab and choose Places API, Maps JavaScript API, Geocoding API & Geolocation API.

  5. Then go to Application restrictions tab and click on HTTP referrers (web sites). Add following domain referrers values: https://*.yourwebsite.com/*, https://yourwebsite.com/*

  6. Save it.

  7. Copy the key and paste it in WPLocalPlus -> Settings under Google Places API.

Steps to create Google Maps URL signing secret

  1. From the Project drop-down menu, select the same project you used when you created the API key for Maps Static API i.e. Google Map API.

  2. From the APIs list on the Dashboard page, click the name of the Maps Static API. The API details display, with the Overview tab open.

  3. Click the URL signing secret tab.

If you want to use CityGrid API to fetch listing then you need to create City Grid Publisher key .

Here are steps to create City Grid Publisher key .

  1. Click on Create an Account.

  2. Enter Primary Contact Information and Application Details.

  3. In Application Details, enter your site url in URL field.

  4. After creating account you will get account activation email with your publisher code.

  5. Go to Dashboard -> WPLocalPlus US copy publisher code from email and enter in Publisher key Field.