Category Archives: Widgets

Locator Widgets

Store Locator Plus Widgets are included in the Experience Add On. This add-on pack creates new widgets that can be used to connect to the Store Locator Plus map or location data on your site from any widget-enabled area in your WordPress theme.

Experience 4.5 Widget List

Experience 4.5 Widget List

SLP Search Form

The SLP Search widget places an interactive zip/address search box in any widget location on your site. A search initiated from the widget will direct the user to the Store Locator Plus map page that you have specified.

Experience 4.5 Search Form Widget Settings

Experience 4.5 Search Form Widget Settings

Map Page URL

The URL for the page on your site where you want the user to end up. The page should have the SLPLUS shortcode for rendering the Store Locator Plus map. For example http://localhost/?page_id=8 or https://localhost/locations/ if you have SEO-friendly page URLs enabled in the permalinks settings.

[box type=”note”]For users with pre 4.2.02 version of the widget pack, this is a single combined field including the URL portion before the “?” and after the “?” including the “?” itself. The versions 4.3 and lower are no longer maintained and may not be compatible with 4.4 versions [/box]

Search Label

The label to precede the input box, or if ‘use placeholder’ is set, the text to use as a placeholder.

Button Label

The text for the submit button.

Use Placeholder

When checked the label will be placed inside the input box as a placeholder.

Radius

Show locations within this radius from the zip code/address the user input.

Widget for States

The SLP States widget places a drop down list of the states or provinces where you have active locations. The user selects a state and presses the submit button to be redirected to a page with a Store Locator Plus map in place.

Experience 4.5 State Widget Settings

Experience 4.5 State Widget Settings

Widget for Cities

The cities widget provides a drop down list of cities based on your Store Locator Plus locations.   Users can select a city where you have locations and be directed to your locator map to get directions or other details.

Experience 4.5 Cities Widget Settings

Experience 4.5 Cities Widget Settings