This page is related to the Community Builder version of Geommunity3
Community Builder is one of the best Social Network extension for Joomla!
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
- FrontEnd Provide Ajax results to 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
- 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:
Google maps Geolocation of most of your JomSocial Community Objects
- Ajax Loadingfor markers according to map viewport
- Ajax Loading for infowindows on marker click
- Integration of CB located users from their address profile field
- Profile Custom field dynaminc filter
- Display marker as Generic user marker or user avatar or Profiletype related marker
- Integration of external KML files to embed additional data on the map
- Dynamic Integration filter on map
- Marker bounce on Filter options roll over
- Clustering of Marker 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 Autocomplete
- Directions and Itinerearies on every marker
- Map Custom Styling
- Map Parallax effect on page scroll up/down
- UddeIM 3rt party Messaging component support