DEMO - 4 : Map with Markers for Group -colors and animatons

Scenario: Prepare a map of Buffet Restaurants with custom color markers and animation

This is a simple scenario to show a map of buffet restaurants with custom color marker and animation 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

Map My Sheet - Demo Spreadsheet

Step 1: 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 "My Buffet Restaurants"

  • Select "Buffet Restaurants" tab

  • Select Zoom level as 14.

Step 2:

  • Choose type of location as "Address" and select 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.

Step 3:

  • 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.

Step 4:

  • Set the marker with custom colour and animation based on condition

  • If you want to add more marker click on Add marker(plus) button.

  • Select the field for Label of marker.

  • Select the required value.

  • Click the delete icon to delete the configured markers.

Step 5:

  • 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.

Step 3: Click on View Map Button


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. The rating 5 (green) that is bouncing is the animated marker.

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.

Hope you enjoyed the demo. Contact Us if you have any questions.