Add map location
Embedding a Google map using location coordinates
When entering content on a Landing Page, select Add Map Location
Enter in latitude and longitude coordinates.
To find your coordinates, use online sites where you can plug your address and get the coordinates.
- Here is an example of a website that will convert an address into latitude and longitude coordinates.
Embedding a custom Google map
- You must previously have created a custom google map. Instructions for creating a custom Google map
- You must be logged into a non-Columbia gmail account for creating custom maps; your Lionmail UNI / Password will not work.
As described above, select Add Map Location when entering content.
Locate and copy the embed code for your custom map.
When logged into your non-Columbia gmail account, go to Google My Maps.
Click SHARE for the map you want to embed.
Click <> Embed on my site.
Highlight and copy the mid code.
Back on your Columbia Site, paste the mid code into the Google My Maps ID field.
NOTE: You must also enter latitude and longitude coordinates as described above. Use an address in the center of your custom map to serve as your coordinates.