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WordPress Plugin: Nomad World Map

Before the world went digital, vacation stories were associated with whining projectors,  jammed carousels, and reversed slides.

Fortunately today, Nomad World Map WordPress Plugin automates the story of the annual vacation with descriptions, dates and images. These self guided tours are a wonderful way to share travel experiences and adventures.

The Input

Here is how it works. After the Plugin is installed, the user interface provides fields to add unique information about that specific location.

User Interface for Nomad World Maps
Each location can be set by moving a marker from a scaled map to the location, typing in the city/country names, or added in a landmark.

Custom content can be added to the location or it can be linked from a post.

For information about the site, a URL can be added.

The arrival and departure dates build a timeline to journey.

Thumbnail images help identify the location or the people there.

Once the journey is completed, the short code [nwm_map] is available for present the trip.

The Output

All the input data is assigned to the specific location. By advancing the arrows on the map output, a step by step journey is presented. Shortcuts are available by just clicking the location point.
Red lines indicate the travels between locations on a map.

Document travels, adventures and vacations with Nomad World Map WordPress Plugin. Whether across town or around the world, present the story so everyone can enjoy it.

Other travel Plugins include:

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Nomad World Map: Blog Your Travels

Create your own custom travel map. Link locations on the map to blog posts and share your travel plans. WordPress.org Plugins

Nomad World Map plugin in use on a WordPress site. From wordpress.org/plugins/nomad-world-map/
A screenshot of Nomad World Map plugin in use on a WordPress site. Retrieved from wordpress.org on June 13th, 2015

Would you like to…

  • Blog about travel
  • Review locations or destinations
  • Share trip plans with routs
  • Link to almost anything related to specific spot?

Nomad World Map is a plugin that lets you go beyond simpler map hacks to do all that in style. Continue reading Nomad World Map: Blog Your Travels