How to display a map

To simply display a map with default parameters, including all the Places of your archive, simply add the shortcode


Custom maps

To display a custom map, edit a page or post, and click the QT Places button in the editor:


In this way, a complete shortcode will be added to the page. You can always find the full list of parameters in the QT Places settings page.

Complete Shortcode

[qtplaces mapid="" template="1" open="1" limit="" mapheight="500" mapheightmobile="" autozoom="1" streetview="1" getdirections="Open in Google Maps" mapcolor="normal" listimages="1" showfilters="1" posttype="place" taxonomy="pcategory" terms="" debug="0" mousewheel="0" buttoncolor="" buttonbackground="" listbackground="" markercolor=""]

Shortcode attributes

Shortcode attribute




autozoom boolean false Set to 1 to zoom a location when clicking a marker
background boolean 1 Show background images in the list
buttoncolor string Text Hex color for the buttons, like #FFFFFF
buttonbackground string Background color for the buttons, like #FF0000
debug boolean false In case of issues, set to 1 or true to display the query
getdirections string Get directions String used for the link to get the directions. In mobile opens the navigation. Leave empty to hide the link
limit integer -1 Max number of results. -1: show all the listings
listimages boolean 1 Show background images in the list
listbackground string Backgorund color for the list items, like #FF0000
mapcolor dark|light|normal dark Map color
mapheight integer 500 Map height (desktop)
mapheightmobile integer 400 Map height (mobile)
mapid string (random if empty) ID of the map. Use only letters. if empty, a random string is used.
mousewheel boolean false Set to 1 to enable mouse wheel zooming
markercolor string Backgorund color for the map markers, like #FF0000
open boolean false If using templates 2 or 3, set open to 1 if you want the menu to be open when loading the page
posttype string place Post type used to extract the listing. Must be enabled in the settings.
showfilters boolean 1 Display filters
streetview boolean false Set to 1 enable the street view function
template integer 1 Set 1, 2 or 3 to change map design.
taxonomy string pcategory Taxonomy to use for the filters, to display only items within a certain taxonomy
terms array of integers Use the ids of the taxonomy to filter the results, like this: 192,32,45


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