Uploading a Google Map

First, here’s a tutorial on using and creating Google Maps:

Once you’ve created the map, follow these steps to embed it on our site:


View Grub Street 101 Best Sandwiches in NYC in a larger map

If you embed a map (click on the markers above to see–also a good way to find sandwiches in the city), you’ll have a few less steps for your user, and yourself. To do it, follow these steps.

NOTE: Be sure your map is set to ‘public.’ These steps won’t work otherwise.

First, click the link image to the upper left of your map, and copy the embed code information (the code in the circle):

Next paste it into the ‘html’ field on your post or page. If you’ve never done this before, notice there are two tabs, ‘visual’ and ‘html.’ As here:

Copy the code into the ‘html’ field and then DON’T switch back to the Visual tab before posting–sometimes this will ‘strip’ out the code and mess up the results.

Hit publish, and you’re done.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *