In theme we have option to use address autocomplete for advanced search locations field, half map radius and front end submission. You can choose between Google Places or Algolia autocomplete.
1. Enable Algolia places and setup api
Go to Theme options – Map and select algolia:
Next must setup Algolia App Id and Algolia API Key.
You can get it from here: https://community.algolia.com/places/
Next must fill in the below details:
Go to API Keys from dashboard menu, Copy Application ID, Search-Only API Key and add paste them in theme options:
IMPORTANT: Algolia work with both map type: Google map and Open Street.
2. Enable places autocomplete for Search and front end submit
Go to Theme options -> Search -> Advanced search and setup yes to option Use Google Places or Agolia autocomplete for Search?
3. How it will be displayed in site front end
- Advanced search location field:
- Radius search in half map
Help for geo location setup: https://help.wprentals.org/article/geo-location-search/
- Front end submit
Help for location options in front end submit: https://help.wprentals.org/article/location-options-in-submit-listing-form/
Algolia Places API is an alternative we integrated for Google Places that becoming paid starting November 29(used in a search by autocomplete in location, in submit for City field, in Geolocation Radius search in Half Map).
Algolia service is free within a specific number of requests per month – and becomes paid after that limit is reached. You can read more here https://community.algolia.com/places/pricing.html
For Google pricing see this: https://cloud.google.com/maps-platform/pricing/sheet/?__utma=102347093.54225050.1467212566.1543403075.1543403075.1&__utmb=102347093.0.10.1543403075&__utmc=102347093&__utmx=-&__utmz=102347093.1543403075.1.1.utmcsr=google|utmccn=(organic)|utmcmd=organic|utmctr=(not%20provided)&__utmv=-&__utmk=191522090&_ga=2.217772630.1715708310.1543403073-54225050.1467212566