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Google Maps API Keys

Setup

  • Goto https://console.cloud.google.com and login with your Google Account or create an account.
  • Create a Project on Google Cloud Console.
  • Enable the following APIs on your project:
  1. 1.
    Geocoding API
  2. 2.
    Maps Javascript API
  3. 3.
    Places API
  4. 4.
    Maps Elevation API
  5. 5.
    Maps Static API
  6. 6.
    GeoLocation API
  7. 7.
    Distance Matrix API
  • You will have to set up the Google Billing account as well.
  • From the Left menu, goto API & Services > Credentials and click on `Create Credentials`
  • Create a Key named HTTP Key and under the website restrictions tab add your website URL like the following
If your website is my-domain.com add these: https://my-domain.com/*and https://www.my-domain.com/*
Make sure you addasterisk (*) at the end of the URL.
  • Create another key named IP Key and under the IP Addresses section paste your website/server IP address.
Go to https://www.ipvoid.com/find-website-ip and find your website's IP address

Very Important

Sometimes on a shared hosting environment, your website IP might not be enough to configure the IP restricted key. In these cases, you will be shown a popup message like:
Geocoding failed because `This IP, site or mobile application is not authorized to use this API Key. Request received from IP address *.*.*.* with empty referer.
The *.*.*.* is your server's IP address which needs to be set on the IP Restricted key. Go back to the Google Cloud Console and set this IP Address provided on the popup.
  • Save all the changes and login to your Foodomaa's Admin Panel.
  • Goto Admin > Settings > Google Maps and paste your both keys here.
Google API's takes 5-10 minutes to reflect the changes on your website.

Video Walkthrough

Last modified 3mo ago