Google map using php

Google map

Google Map is a desktop/mobile web mapping ads service developed by Google Inc. Google Maps uses an API that allows maps to be embedded or integrated on third-party websites in numerous countries around the world.

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Sample Google map using php:

$addr = urlencode("211, APC Road, Shyam Bazar, Kolkata");
$xmlstr = file_get_contents("$addr&sensor=false");
$xmlarr = new SimpleXMLElement($xmlstr);
$lat = $xmlarr->result->geometry->location->lat;
$lng = $xmlarr->result->geometry->location->lng;
<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=no">
<meta charset="utf-8">
<title>Php Google Map</title>
html, body, #map-canvas {
height: 500px;
width: 900px;
margin: 0px;
padding: 0px
<script src=""></script>
function initialize() {
var myLatlng = new google.maps.LatLng('<?php echo $lat;?>','<?php echo $lng;?>');
var mapOptions = {
zoom: 10,
center: myLatlng

var map = new google.maps.Map(document.getElementById('map-canvas'), mapOptions);
var contentString = '<div>'+
'<h2 class="firstHeading"><?php echo urldecode($addr); ?></h2>'+
'<div id="bodyContent">'+
'<p>Address description goes here.</p>'+

var infowindow = new google.maps.InfoWindow({
content: contentString

var marker = new google.maps.Marker({
position: myLatlng,
map: map,
title: 'Uluru (Ayers Rock)'
google.maps.event.addListener(marker, 'click', function() {,marker);
google.maps.event.addDomListener(window, 'load', initialize);
<div id="map-canvas"></div>

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