Add Google Map Geolocation Marker to Your Form

May 19, 2022

The following guide will teach you how to add a Google Maps marker to your form. This will enable you to get the user’s longitude and latitude for any given location using Google Maps. Let’s start.

  1. Click the Add Form Element button in the Form Builder.
  2. Go to the Widgets tab.
  3. Search and select Geolocation.
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  1. Enter the Google Maps API Key in the Widget Settings panel.
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For more information, see “How to Get Google Maps API Key for Jotform Mapping Widgets”.

  1. Finally, click Update Widget to save the changes.

Protip

You can add the following URL to your Email Notification so that when you receive a submission, you can click the link to view the location:

https://maps.google.com/maps?q={tag}

Replace {tag} with your Geolocation’s unique name.

Check out all the mapping and locator widgets here: Mapping Form Widgets

If you have questions, feel free to post them below.

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