Google Maps is basically a free mapping service provided by Google which helps you locate venue and business place. Also, you can easily find the route to your destination with it. Most of the companies and firms have incorporated it on their official websites to make it easier for their clients to locate them.

You can now easily incorporate this superb free locating service on your WordPress (WP) site with the help of free plugins.


Following is the list of best WP Google Map plugins that can assist you in choosing the ideal plugin that fits your needs.


1.    WP Google Maps:


Plugin Available Version: 5.15

WP Version Required: 3.4 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.5.2

Rating: 4.5 Out Of 5

WP Google Maps is one of the best plugins that you can install on your web to integrate map on it. You can create custom maps with it including markers to display different categories, images, links and venues. You can also display it in your content using shortcodes.

2.    WP Google Map Plugin:


Plugin Available Version: 1.2.0

WP Version Required: 2.0.0 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.5.2

Rating: 3.7 Out Of 5

Another great plugin that can help you integrate map on your website is WP Google Map Plugin. It also allows you to customize the markers to locate different things in your customized map which makes it easier for the audience to find your location. It offers several layers such as weather layer, bicycling layer, traffic layer, etc.

3.    MapPress Easy Google Maps:


Plugin Available Version: 2.40.7

WP Version Required: 3.3 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.5.2

Rating: 4.3 Out Of 5

MapPress Easy Google Maps is one of the powerful plugins that you can use to integrate Google Maps free service on it. You can easily edit and customize it according to your needs with high quality markers. Also, you can post it or edit it in your content with the given shortcodes and there is no limitation of map creation within a single post. You can easily create and integrate multiple maps in single post or page.

4.    Comprehensive Google Map Plugin:


Plugin Available Version: 7.0.31

WP Version Required: 3.3.2 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.5.2

Rating: 4.3 Out Of 5

You can now easily add elegant and attractive map on your WP blog or website with Comprehensive Google Map Plugin. You can simply do it by adding its shortcodes or by installing it from WP plugin directory. It has a wide range i.e. 250 different high quality markers to create a custom map for your business. Also, it can load geographic markup and give you the routes from one place to another depending upon your ride.

5.    CP Google Maps:


Plugin Available Version: 1.0.1

WP Version Required: 3.0.5 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.6

Rating: 4.9 Out Of 5

Last but an effective WP plugin to integrate map on your web’s page or post is CP (CodePeople) Google Maps. It allows you to include multiple maps in single post and customize it with different markers according to your business need. Also, it authorizes you to use different control and configuration tools of it. Another great feature is that it displays the marker of the last post that is published under the same category which helps your audience to read more information on the related topic.