Adding a Heatmap


This section covers how to add a Heatmap to your map


The Following Plugin/s need to be installed and active

  • WP Go Maps
  • WP Go Maps Pro Add-on

On the Map editor of the of your selected map, you are able to navigate to the Heatmaps Editor page to view, add or edit existing heatmaps.

WP Go MAPS -> Maps (edit your chosen map) -> Heatmaps

To Add a new Heatmap select the "Add Heatmap" text near the top of the page or select the + icon and then the Heatmaps icon that appears on the map preview

  • ClickΒ on the map to add points to your heatmap.
  • ClickΒ an existing heatmap point to remove points from the heatmap.
  • DragΒ points on the heatmap to re-position them.
  • Hold right mouseΒ to draw points freehand
Heatmaps points drawn freehand
Heatmaps points drawn freehand


Heatmaps Options

Edit the following options as required

Name: Name your Heatmap, this identifies it on the Heatmap page where all existing Heatmaps are listed

Gradient: Can be default, or blue

Opacity: A value between 0 and 1 for example-> 0.8 would be 80% Opaque

Radius: Determines how large each heatmap drawing extends from the centre

Saving the Heatmap

Select Add Heatmap at the bottom right of the page, to save your new Heatmap




Updated 23 Jun 2022
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