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Activate the Google Maps JavaScript API

To get you started we'll guide you through the Google Developers Console to do a few things first:

  1. Create or choose a project
  2. Activate the Google Maps JavaScript API and related services
  3. Create appropriate keys
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Region code biasing (ES)

Read the documentation or view this example full screen.

function initMap() {
  var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map'), {zoom: 8});
  var geocoder = new google.maps.Geocoder;
  geocoder.geocode({'address': 'Toledo'}, function(results, status) {
    if (status === google.maps.GeocoderStatus.OK) {
      map.setCenter(results[0].geometry.location);
      new google.maps.Marker({
        map: map,
        position: results[0].geometry.location
      });
    } else {
      window.alert('Geocode was not successful for the following reason: ' +
          status);
    }
  });
}
<div id="map"></div>
html, body {
  height: 100%;
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
}
#map {
  height: 100%;
}
<!-- Replace the value of the key parameter with your own API key. -->
<script src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=AIzaSyCkUOdZ5y7hMm0yrcCQoCvLwzdM6M8s5qk&region=ES&callback=initMap"
        async defer></script>

Try it yourself

Hover at top right of the code block to copy the code or open it in JSFiddle.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>Region code biasing (ES)</title>
    <style>
      html, body {
        height: 100%;
        margin: 0;
        padding: 0;
      }
      #map {
        height: 100%;
      }
    </style>
  </head>
  <body>
    <div id="map"></div>
    <script>
      function initMap() {
        var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map'), {zoom: 8});
        var geocoder = new google.maps.Geocoder;
        geocoder.geocode({'address': 'Toledo'}, function(results, status) {
          if (status === google.maps.GeocoderStatus.OK) {
            map.setCenter(results[0].geometry.location);
            new google.maps.Marker({
              map: map,
              position: results[0].geometry.location
            });
          } else {
            window.alert('Geocode was not successful for the following reason: ' +
                status);
          }
        });
      }
    </script>
    <script src="https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/js?key=YOUR_API_KEY&region=ES&callback=initMap"
        async defer></script>
  </body>
</html>

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