What is the purpose of the map capsule?
I was just looking up some of the items needed for a Stellar Hub and noticed the map capsule. I think this is weird because I really do not see how some hubs can incorporate the map. I can understand if you are making hubs that are historical in nature.
The map capsule has been around for a bit. It comes in handy when you are doing a hub on a place and want to show people where the place is. It is a bit more specialized, but when you need a map, nothing else will do. Tourism hubs are another that it fits nicely in. It is always nice to pinpoint the specific location of the attraction and the different features, such as the geysers in Yellowstone. If you are writing a fiction story and it is in a real town, it is nice to show some of the things there.
i specialize in SW USA info and recipes. The map is very helpful.
I love the map capsule! When I write an article talking about a place, I include a map. It's very useful for the reader to visualize where you are talking about.
I love being able to use the map capsule with my travel hubs . They look more interesting as well as useful for others .
by Rosheda Stephenson 3 days ago
Posted this already and am yet to get help from HP. I am posting this here again because it is the staff monitored forum. If anyone knows of a quicker way to get help, please let me know. I have an article that is being considered for a niche. The editors asked me to fix the map capsules, however...
by Arthur Russ 3 years ago
When adding maps to a hub the first one is fine. However, if I add more than one map to a hub the second and subsequent maps don’t automatically refresh in edit mode.I’m not sure whether it’s a compatibility issue with the browser I use and HubPages e.g. Internet Explorer; and I don’t...
by Peggy Woods 6 weeks ago
I have tried inserting a map capsule twice into a new article and it simply is not working. I tried it yesterday as well as today.
by Claire Evans 3 years ago
I've heard that atheists claim that the point of their existence is to leave the world in a better place. As we know, the world is never a better place. Why struggle through life, learn to love and then die? What's the point? Death makes a mockery of life then. If you are a...
by Rosheda Stephenson 7 days ago
A few days ago an editor from a niche site asked me to fix my map capsules in an article (the one on Shopping in Times Square) I submitted as they are all incorrect. When I checked I realized that the map remains the default San Francisco map although all of pinned locations are in NYC. The pins...
by Liz Elias 17 months ago
I am re-editing one of my travel hubs, and am having a problem with the map capsule.Originally, I had two markers pinned. I tried to add two more, and the pins appear on the map, but no corresponding key and description appears below while in edit mode, as it did with the original two.
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