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Generate a Google Maps API key

In order to use the Google Maps widget, you need to add a Google Maps API key:

  1. Go to your site admin area.
  2. Navigate to Theme Options -> Global Options -> Integrations.
  3. Add the Google Maps API key.

How to get an API key:

  1. Go to the Google Cloud Platform Console. You should be able to access this page after you log in with your Google account.
  2. Click the project drop-down and select or create the project you want to add an API key.
  3. Click the menu button and select APIs & Services > Credentials.
  4. On the Credentials page, click Create credentials > API key. The API key created dialog displays your newly created API key.
  5. Click Close. The new API key is listed on the Credentials page under API keys.
    (Remember to restrict the API key before using it in production.)

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