Sign up ×
Web Applications Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for power users of web applications. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I'd like to set up a Google Map or any other map with pins in certain locations and have those pins link to other websites. Anyone know how I can do that?


share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

You can use the following code:

<script type="text/javascript">
    var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map'), {
      zoom: 5,
      center: new google.maps.LatLng(0,0),
      mapTypeId: google.maps.MapTypeId.ROADMAP

    var MyPlace = new google.maps.LatLng(18, 78);

    var marker = new google.maps.Marker({
        position: MyPlace,
        url: '',
        title: 'This link opens Wikipedia home page',
        map: map

    google.maps.event.addListener(marker, 'click', function() {
      window.location.href = marker.url;

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.