Why do I need to generate API key?
If you’ve used Setup Wizard and imported demo content, you’ll see that your maps are probably working. This is because Setup Wizard installs you our public API key that is shared between all other Listeo installation where users just installed it or haven’t configured own API yet. Unfortunately there are limits on API calls and if they are exceeded, the maps functionality stops working. That’s why you need your own API key.
How to generate API key?
To generate your API key, you need to access the Google Developer console. In the Google Developers Console, follow these steps:
Generate API Key
It’s important to add your website URL to ” Accept requests from these HTTP referrers” field, make sure to add it as
Please note the * at the end, you have to add it to make it work on all your subpages.
This way all subdomains and subpages will be accepted. After adding it, click Create. It sometimes takes couple minutes to have your site accepted.
You must enable Billing on the Google Cloud Project at https://console.cloud.google.com/project/_/billing/enable Learn more at https://developers.google.com/maps/gmp-get-started
APIs you need to enable to get full functionality of Listeo are marked on this screenshot
Add API Key
Go to Listeo Core → Map Settings and paste your API key in “Google Maps API Key” field.
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