Store Locator Plugin Guide
How to Load Google Maps App in Mobile for Directions?
Agile Store Locator has added support to launch the Google Maps app upon clicking the "Direction" link. Furthermore, upon clicking the "Direction" link, Google Maps will launch with the geo-location coordinates of your selected store and your current location. Moreover, the direction dialog is shown in the image.
On the store locator page, the “directions” button takes users to a new Google Maps page with store directions. Conversely, the directions can directly be viewed on the store locator panel as well.
To select the option on how to view the store directions, please do the following:
- Go to “ASL Settings”
- Navigate to the “Store Direction” field
- Select an option for the "Store Direction"
Users can also enable the “Open in Google Maps (Mobile)” and “ Open in Google Maps (All Devices)” options by using the below shortcodes.
Open in Google Maps (Mobile):
Open in Google Maps (All Devices):
Open Directions in Google Maps
When opening the store direction in Google Maps, If a user wants certain information such as store title or location coordinates in the URL, it is possible to have this information by using shortcodes.
Use this shortcode to include the store title in the URL when the directions are opened using Google maps
Use this shortcode to include the location coordinates in the URL when the directions are opened using google maps