Store Locator Tutorials and Guides

Ideal for beginners. No-nonsense guide to setting up your first store locator using Blipstar. The PDF format makes it easy to print it as a handy reference.

Learn how you can differentiate between stores by changing their map icons.

If you want your store locator to offer the ability to filter by product type (or some other classification) then these simple instructions will show you how.

How to use an external stylesheet (CSS) to alter the appearance of your store locator.

If you want to add a new "skin" to your locator (e.g. in a different language) or want to manage multiple accounts, this tutorial shows you the steps involved.

How to generate your own customized search form that uses Blipstar to display the results on a map (ideal for adding a small store locator widget to your homepage).

Localized search is increasingly important (mobiles account for over half of web traffic). Having your locations appear in local search results shouldn't be left to chance and Blipstar can help.

Sync your database of store locations with Blipstar with some simple CSV data interchange. Ideal if your store location data is already stored in an internal database - cut out manual importing!

Learn how to use the Sales Territories search mode to give stores exclusive priority based on postal codes.

Over 1 in 4 websites are powered by WordPress. Here's how you can add a store locator to any WordPress site.

Enhance your business or organization's Facebook page by setting up your store locator to work seamlessly inside Facebook with our nifty app.

e-commerce software is a popular way to have your own virtual shop. This tutorial ourlines how you can integrate a store locator within several of the most popular systems: Squarespace, BigCommerce, Wix, Weebly, Jimdo, Webflow, WebStarts, Open Cart, Magento, osCommerce, Zen Cart, Tomato Cart and Presta Shop.

If your online store is powered by Shopify then check out this guide for adding your store locator in less than a minute.

If you've built your ecommerce site using BigCommerce check out this simple tutorial on embedding your Blipstar store locator.

If your site uses Joomla here's how you can add your Blipstar store locator. Trust us, it's really easy.

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