Tag Archives: Google maps

Google Maps for Sitecore

Finally the Advanced Sitecore Google Maps (WCAG Edition) for Sitecore has been upgraded to use the V3 API of Google Maps. Advanced Sitecore Google Maps is a commercial module for Sitecore that allows you to add Google Maps to your Sitecore … Continue reading

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Calculate distance between two coordinates on earth

This is part of the latest feature of our Advanced Sitecore Google Maps (WCAG Edition). I have added a new feature to find the nearest markers based on an address. The caclculation is based on the approximate birds-flight distance between 2 … Continue reading

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Advanced Sitecore Google Maps (WCAG Edition)

Advanced Sitecore Google Maps (WCAG Edition) is a new module for Sitecore. The module provides maps, that are accessible and meet the Section 508 requirements. The module is very easy to use for your Sitecore editors. UPDATE!: A new version … Continue reading

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Google Maps polyline encoding in C#

One of the new features in the Advanced Sitecore Google Maps (WCAG edition) is the ability to draw polylines. Polylines in Google Maps can be drawn using 2 methods: By creating a new GPolyline with the array of coordinates to … Continue reading

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Save Sitecore Item from .aspx editor

Sitecore is an extendable platform, no doubt about it. For example it allows you to add an external (.aspx) page, to an item: The page will then show up on your item. But what if you wish to modify the actual Sitecore … Continue reading

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Waiting for gg.google.com

I am developing a Google Maps module for Sitecore, and when I test it in Firefox my Google Javascript won’t load. All I get is: “Waiting for gg.google.com…”. It seemes to be a problem with certain versions of Firefox and Firebug. If Firebug … Continue reading

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