Store Locator - User Guide

Extension Installation Guide

  • ​We recommend you to duplicate your live store on a staging/test site and try installation on it in advance

  • Backup magento files and the store database

  • Download FTP clients Recommend clients: FileZilla, WinSCP, cuteFtp

  • Log into your hosting space via a FTP client

  • Create a "Magehub/Storelocator" Dir under app/code/ dir

  • Unzip extension package and upload them into app/code/Magehub/Storelocator/

  • Run the following at the command line :

    • php bin/magento setup:upgrade
    • php bin/magento setup:di:compile
    • ​php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
    • ​php bin/magento cache:flush

Overview

  • Integration With Google Location Services
    • You can utilize Google Map Services such as Google Maps Javascript, Google Maps Geocoding.
    • With Google Map Service integration, you will be able to show customer a network of your store on Google Map, so they can find a store near their location easily.
  • Multiple Maps
    • For customers that have multiple brands, multiple outlet types, operate in multiple countries. or outlet types,
    • you can set up multiple maps for each type so customers can focus on the right brand and product, saving them a lot of time and effort locating between different types of store.
  • Customize Your Store Network Map
    • You can change the look of your store network map by specifying the country that your store has operations, the length metric system, the zoom level and the travel mode that customers will use.
    • Customization of store network maps allows your customers to find a suitable store as easy as possible.

Configuration

  • Step 1

    • Go to Stores → Configuration→ General→Store Locator Manager.
    • Add Google map api key.
    • Add Default Latitude and Default Longitude.
    • Upload the marker icon used to display locations on your store map
  • Step 2

    • Click Store Locator Menu
  • Step 3

    • Click Store Locator Menu -> Store Locator Manager
      • Easily manage all locations on a single table in Magento 2 admin
      • Add / remove store locations
      • Filter locations by any criteria in the table
  • Step 4

    • Click Store Locator Menu -> Store Locator Manager -> Add New Storelocator-> Add store locator details.
      • Specify the name, code, and status per location
      • Upload store image
      • Specify the Store Longitude and Store Latitude.
      • Specify the address for each location added to the store locator
  • Step 5

    • Storelocator Grid
  • Step 6

    • Import Store Locator
      • Go to StoreLocator Menu → Click Import Store Locator.
  • Step 7

    • Import Store Form
      • Go to StoreLocator Menu → Click Import Store Locator.
  • Step 8

    • Import Store Form Import Behaviour(options)
      • Go to StoreLocator Menu → Click Import Store Locator.
  • Step 9

    • Import Store Form Import Source Options
      • Go to StoreLocator Menu → Click Import Store Locator.
  • Step 10

    • Import Store Form Import Source Options(File)
      • Go to StoreLocator Menu → Click Import Store Locator.
  • Step 11

    • Import Store Form Import Stop Error(options)
      • Go to StoreLocator Menu → Click Import Store Locator.
  • Step 12

    • Create CMS Page Storelocator add this content
      • {{block class="Magehub\Storelocator\Block\Storelocatorlist" name="storelocator_media_link" template="Magehub_Storelocator::storelocator.phtml"}}

  • Step 13

    • Add Your Storelocator Cms Page Link on your footer

Features

  • Customer can easily find store locator page with SEO friendly URL navigation.
  • Customer can search store by store name, find nearest store using google auto search field.
  • Customer can find nearest store by search postal code only.
  • Customer click on any location marker over map and easily see store address, photo, phone number and find route direction to navigate with google map.
  • This extension make very easy to manage stores list for website owner. You can do easily show all available stores on website with google map.
  • Admin can add easily new store with all address details. phone number, store photo etc. Those information will do on front end over google map when customer click on location marker.
  • Google API KEY require to enable this extension map feature on front end.
  • Manually specify locations with Latitude/Longitude and apply them to the Map.
  • Admin can easily import / export bulk stores details.

Overview Extension in Front-end

  • Magento 2 Store Locator, customers can easily find a store location nearest them and obtain directions.
  • Search by country, state and zip code
  • Automatically determine a store's geo coordinates on the map
  • Display location name, phone number, address
  • Obtain directions with 1 click via Google maps
  • Search by country, state and zip code
  • Store Contact and Image
  • The main information of each store block is show clearly next to the map.The data can be the address,opening time , closing time and phone number.