Add a Google Map to your article

joomla This article will describe how to embed a Google Map in to an article or a Custom module.

Google Map

Start by browsing to your location on Google Maps.

  1. Browse to Google Maps, and search for your location.
  2. Click the share  Share button, in the left pane.
  3. In the dialog box that opens, select the Embed a map tab.
  4. Click the Copy HTML link.


JCE configuration

If you are using JCE you will need to enable IFrames.

  1. Go to Components > JCE Editor > Profiles.
  2. Open the Default profile for editing.
  3. Select the Plugin Parameters tab.
  4. Select Media Support in the left pane.
  5. Change the Allow IFrames option to Yes.


Joomla Article or Module

Open an article or Custom Module for editing.

  1. Select the Code view.
  2. Paste the HTML content.

When embedding into a side Module, I make the following changes to the HTML code.

  • width="100%"
  • height="360"


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