DEMO - 3 : Map with Markers Group
Scenario: Prepare a map of Buffet Restaurants with custom colors markers
This is a simple scenario to show a map of buffet restaurants with custom colors near the office for anyone to easily locate it. Staff can just add to the list and it gets appeared in the map.
List Buffet Restaurants branches in a Google Sheet as shown below
Configure the Map in "Map My Sheet" add on
Open add-on "Map My Sheet" from menu, Add-On > Map My Sheet > Start
Click on "Create Map"
Name the map as required.
Select the required sheet tab.
Select the required map type.
Select the required zoom level.
Switch on Clustering if required.(Clustering combines group of markers in to one marker with the count as label)
Switch on Refresh automatically if required.
Choose type of location as "Address" and Choose the "Address" field from the Google Sheet.
To Map your Data Longitude and latitude is Mandatory.
if you already have longitude and latitude then just select the header wherever it is necessary.
else click on button which has plus(+) symbol to add latitude and longitude in your Google sheet.
Select the Filter in required.
Select the required column from sheet.
Select the required type.
Click Add Filter to add more filter.
Change the order of the filter as required.
Select the required marker color.
Here the markers are configured based on the rating for the restaurant(Yellow - 4, Green - 5).
Select the required animation.
Click Add Marker to add more marker.
Select the required Marker.(A marker label is a letter or number that appears inside a marker.)
Configure the info window.
So that when the users clicks or hover on the marker the information will be displayed.
Click the "+" symbol to add more to the info window.
Change the order of the Info window as required.
Click on Save to save the Map.
Click View Map to view the map.
Click on Publish Map to publish the map.
If you are not able to see Google Map below, Login to Google, reload screen and accept permissions (if prompted)
Note: Here, green is 5 , yellow is 4 and red is 3 rating restaurants.
You can share the URL to others. However, please note that the Google Sheet also must be shared for them to load data for rendering into Google Map.