Adding Google Reviews
For the Google reviews to work, we need to create Google Map API in order to display reviews from our Google my business. Besides, the place id you need to first create the API and then put the API key in elementor > elementor pack pro > API settings> Google Map API key.
1. APIs We Need
For the Google Reviews to work, we need to generate Google Map API keys
2. Go to Google Cloud Console
To start creating APIs go to https://console.cloud.google.com/ and create an account or use an existing Google account
3. Add a Billing Account
For the API services to work, we need to add a billing account. Click on the three-line icon on the top left and click on billing.
Note: The billing account is used by Google to make sure the services are not spammed and you will be charged when the services are used by a high amount of web traffic.
4. Link Billing Account or Add New
You can link a Google Adword account or add a new account by entering your details.
Note: The billing details are used to ensure you are not a robot and services are not spammed or misused. You are charged only when the services are used prolifically.
5 . Add New Project
After you have added a billing account. Create a New Project by first clicking on the dropdown right of the Google Cloud Platform logo and then clicking on ‘New Project’
6 . Enter a Project Name
Next enter your project name. You can enter your store name.
7 . Select Your Newly Created Project
Now select your project from the notification on the top-right.
8 . Go to Explore and Enable APIs
Scroll down to find the Getting Started section and click on Explore and enable APIs. And Then Click on Enable API on the top
9. Search and Enable All APIs Services
10. Review Enabled APIs
Once you have enabled all APIs services, you will be able to view them all under Enabled APIs.
11. Create Credentials
The next step is to go to Credentials > and Click + Create Credentials
12. Select API Key
From the dropdown select the API key.
13. Edit API Key
From the Pop-up select ‘Close’ and then click on the pencil icon to edit.
14. Enter 1st API Details
17. Use API Keys
Use API Keys by copying from the key section
Setting Up Google Reviews
1. Go To API key Settings
Go to elementor > elementor pack pro > API key settings > paste API key in Google Map API key
Click on Save Settings Button to save changes.