Last year, Google made some pricing changes to its Maps APIs. While there is still a pretty big free tier which includes unlimited map embeds, some of the APIs have a free tier limit. Starting JTicketing 2.5.2, we have modified the Google Map services that get used, so that you can stay within the free tier.
With v2.5.2, we are using the Embed API to display a map. This API is free for unlimited map views.
Searching for places (event creation)
We have ensured that you stay within the free tier of the Place Autocomplete API by fetching only the basic fields.
As JTicketing is using free API’s, you will not be charged from Google for displaying Google map location. The only thing you have to do is get a Google API using the steps below.
3. In the updated window, choose “Select a project” and enter the project name in the box below. Then click on “Next”.
Almost Done. All you need to do is copy-paste the key to the JTicketing component configuration and save the configuration.