Generate a Google Maps Platform API key
for WordPress Sites

To use Google Maps Platform functionality in your WordPress site, you will need to generate a Google Maps Platform API key and provide it to your plugin.

This page will take you through all the steps you need to do the following:

  • Create a new Google Cloud Platform project.
  • Enable the Maps JavaScript API, Places API, Geocoding API, and Directions API for your project.
  • Generate an API key for your project.

Once you have completed the steps, provide the API key to your WordPress plugin to enable it to access Google Maps Platform features on your behalf.

Sign in to your Google account

Please sign in to the Google account you would like to use to create your Google Cloud project and generate your API key. After you sign in, you will be returned to this page to generate a Google Maps Platform API key.

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