This software is composed of a Joomla component, a Joomla module and a set of 2 profile plugins. The Joomla component has 3 main purposes:
It provides global settings for the application
Backend manager for Map objects
Provides ajax results to the frontend module requests
The module is used to display the map.
The 2 plugins are used to locate users: - Geommunity Geocoder: translates users addresses into latitude and longitude coordinates and/or - Geommunity Locator: point manualy your location on a map during the registration process and on your profile If used with the Geommunity Geocoder, this Locator should be set in readonly mode to avoid location conflicts.
Here is a non exhaustive list of the application features:
Ajax Loading for markers according to map viewport
Ajax Loading for infowindows on marker click
Integration of Community Builder located users
Profile Custom field dynaminc filter
Display marker as Generic user marker or user avatar
Integration of external KML files to embed additional data on the map
Dynamic Integration filter on map
Marker bounce on Filter options roll over
Dynamic clustering of markers to provide a cleaner crowded map with marker count
Custom clustering option to enable if More than one marker share the same exact location coordinates to have the data displayed in one cluster icon infowindow.
Teleportation or Address search field thanks to Google Places API
Marker Search with Auto-complete
Directions and Itinerearies on every marker
Map Custom Styling
UddeIM 3rd party Messaging component support
NEW ! 3RD PARTY CONTENT: Use new Geommunity plugins to emebed 3rd party content. Here is the list of available plugins. If you need something that is not listed, we'll be glad to add it if possible.