How to add / embed Google maps in Blogspot blog post and widget
You can embed Google maps in to your blog in three magnifying views such as normal map, satellite map and street view. Normal map will just show your location from top angle and that will be useful to find directions. You well know about satellite maps where you can discover the whole world in high resolution satellite images. Another advanced technology is the street view where one can navigate through streets and see real architectures. In this article we show you how to embed Google satellite map as well as street view.
How to add / embed Google maps in blogger blogsFirst head to Google maps and find out your business location in search box. You can enter your city name, street name or even address and Google maps are smarter to find out the exact location. If your business is verified in Google places then you can easily spot out your location with marker.
After spotting your location, just click the link icon that lies below the search bar and next to print icon. Now you will see a link below which says “customize and preview embedded map”. Click on that link and you will see a popup window which previews your map location. Now in that preview window center your exact location, set map size and select any one from (normal map or satellite map or terrain map). After finalizing the preview you will see an iFrame embed code below, just keep the window open and now jump to your Blogger blog.
Adding / Embedding Google maps in Blogger posts and pagesNow in Blogger open your posts or pages for example you can embed your map location in contact us page. Switch to HTML editor and now paste the embed code. You can preview the map by switching to normal compose mode or you can preview the total page. Click on publish when everything looks fine. You are done embedding Google maps in your Blogger blog page. We will now see how to embed Google maps in Blogger sidebar.
Embedding Google maps in sidebarCurrently Blogger don’t have any gadgets or widgets in order to add Google maps in your blog sidebar. Anyways adding Google maps in your blog sidebar is same as simple what you did above. Grab the iFrame embed code, but make sure you are setting custom width and height, so that the map fits in to your sidebar.
How to add / embed Goggle street view in Blogger
In Google maps you will see a human icon just above the zooming bar. Click on the icon and just drop it on streets. Note Google street view is available only in popular cities. Now click customize and preview embedded map after spotting the location. If you wish so, then set custom width and height. Now grab the embed code and paste it in HTML editor and publish. By embedding Google street view your customers will find an easy way to your business location.
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