The Map Element displays map rendition with location pin. It allows the user to visually show where the said location is to site visitors. The Map Element is available in the Department Landing Page template.
Click on the component to display the Configure icon (wrench).
Click on Configure icon (wrench) to open the Map Element Configure panel.
Populate the necessary fields:
Map Title: Title of the component
Location Title: Disabled
Address Line 1 & 2: Will be displayed below the Map Title
City: Will be displayed below the Map Title
State: Only accept two letters' state initial. Will be displayed below the Map Title
Zip: 5 digits zip code. Will be displayed below the Map Title
Map Image: map image for the location. Some map images are already created under the DAM's defaultImages directory (defaultImages > mapImages) If the location's map image is missing, you can reach out to us via email@example.com so we can create a map image with the colored pin for you.
Latitude: Will not be displayed on the map. This is to generate a proper link to the Google map. Read below to learn more on how to obtain the latitude.
Longitude: Will not be displayed on the map. This is to generate a proper link to the Google map. Read below to learn more on how to obtain the longitude.
Click Done icon (check mark) to save your progress. This should close the configure panel and display the component as authored.
How to obtain latitude and longitude
Go to Google Maps
Search using the address
Copy the map link
Using the map link, latitude is the positive while the longitude is the negative:
e.g. Map link to Bobst Library: