- Search listings within a particular range of a central location.
- Set location using a map.
- Set location based on your current location.
- Geocode listings address, using google maps api to get lat and long coordinates.
- Use kilometers or milles radius.
- Show approx. distance from location user.
- Mobile layout optimized / Responsive ready
- Compatible with all themes (*)
How to use
With a simple setup you will be ready to perform search based on distance.
First of all you will need to know if your listings have lat and long coordinates, you only need to go: oc-admin -> Plugins -> Radius Search -> Fix locations
This page will show you some insights, letting you know how many listings can be geocoded. Click on fix locations button in order to geocode your listings.
Second you can configure what metric radius will use. You can choose kilometers or miles. Also configure if you want Radius search plugin to perform the geocoding process. (add and edit listing action will perform a call to get the lat and long coordinates).
And you are ready to search by radius on your Osclass classified website.
Radius plugin use google maps api for geocoding and reverse geocoding, so bear in mind the quota limitations. You can always enter your google maps key.
* NOTE: In order to get the user position using Google Chrome Browser you will need https on your website. (from April 2016) also you will need to create the keys needed to use Google Maps API, you will find more information in the help section.
- Mobile layout improved.
- Added option, include Google maps library (avoid loading twice the gmaps library)
- Select what parts of the locations you will use to geocode the listing. (You can choose Country/Region/City/City area/Address )
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