edit: The large map also does not show the location.
You need to choose the
embed link, I think:
The “share” link doesn’t have enough data.
Just copy & paste the address from your browser’s address bar, no need to get a special link:
Yes, but you could argue that onebox should know how to expand short URLs. This is not a bug, though, but a feature request.
Actually, this is a bug. Short links are supposed to be resolved, but it doesn’t work for HTTPS.
I just can’t figure out why the shortened link in question resolves to a world map when embedded. It doesn’t make sense… from short → long → canonical:
All of these come straight from Google, the only alteration is that the third link has
output=classic removed from its query parameters. It still works tho: paste any link into the address bar and it just works.
This should fix it:
I’ve also added support for preview images… at least I hope. I’m not certain if this kind of static map does actually require a Google API key.
Note: We have the iframe refreshing bug here, we need to implement a ‘preview’ onebox method.
… you were saying?
Uhh… drafts? Delayed pressing of Reply! (that’s the ticket)
Sorry, I probably shouldn’t engage in witty banter past 5am. Can I get that ninja-delete feature already?
Anyway, the PR above does include support for static preview images for the composer.