Google My Business for Kirby CMS

A plugin for Kirby CMS to handle Google My Business data: you can automatically retrieve notices and information from your company (times, geolocation, etc.)

Last updated: 2023-10-26

Google My Business for Kirby CMS






>= 8





Download the files and place them inside site/plugins/kirby-googlemybusiness.


composer require pixelopen/kirby-googlemybusiness

Git Submodule

You can add the plugin as a Git submodule.

cd your/project/root
git submodule add site/plugins/kirby-googlemybusiness
git submodule update --init --recursive
git commit -am "Add Kirby Google My Business plugin"

Run these commands to update the plugin:

cd your/project/root
git submodule foreach git checkout master
git submodule foreach git pull
git commit -am "Update submodules"
git submodule update --init --recursive


Run your website. Add the tabs tabs/googlemybusiness to your site.yml blueprint. You should see a new tab named Google My Business in the homepage of the panel. From this page you can change data manually.

The plugin adds two snippets : reviews and business_info. They respectivly create a reviews container and a button that will open a window with Google My Business data. You can integrate them wherever you need them.

Both plugins are provided with a basic CSS style, it is up to you to modify them according to your website aspect. You can overwrite propery by creating/modifiying a CSS file and adding body before class/id name

The plugin functionnalities work well with Kirby 3 and 4, but some dispositions issues may occur in the panel under Kirby 3.


To use the customs commands and update data automatically, you need to config the option apiKey and placeId in your config file.

To get the place ID, you can use this website : Place ID Finder

To get your API key, you must go to this page: API Key

return [
    'pixelopen.googlemybusiness' => [
        'apiKey' => 'YOUR_API_KEY',
        'placeId' => 'YOUR_PLACE_ID'

Then you can use theses commands from the root directory of your project:

  • gmb:sync: Synchronize the data from Google My Business to your website
  • gmb:reviews: Get the reviews from customers and global rating from Google My Business
  • gmb:init: Create an empty structure for entering manually opening hours
  • gmb:sort: Sort both structure opening hours and reviews list, respectively by weekday and most recent



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