[wp-hackers] Geodata storage
WraithKenny at aim.com
Tue Jun 8 20:21:47 UTC 2010
On 6/5/2010 4:23 PM, Mike Schinkel wrote:
> Hey, can anyone discuss the use-cases they envision for WordPress and Geo data? I understand the abstract need but am curious how people are using it.
I currently trying to do a business directory (utilizing custom post
types and taxonomies) with "get directions" links and maps. I found this
thread while looking for the proper way to store the geodata
(post_meta). I'm going to tie the geodata to a geocoding API to fetch an
address, and vice-versa. On this thread I've also found an interesting
point: I should also consider GeoRSS :) An API would be great right
Also, The API could cover the data sent from smart phones using the WP
apps. That'd certainly be useful to users on the road.
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