Google API Key Help

This guide will help you create a google maps API key.
The first thing you will need is a Gmail account. once you have one,
you will need to navigate here https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/get-api-key then sign in

After you log in you should be automatically redirected. In case you are not, you will next need to navigate here https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/javascript/get-api-key and click on ‘Get Key’

A small box will appear asking you to name your API. You can name it what ever you want, then click on Create and Enable API

If you did everything right, you will be given the API Key

Now that you have your Key, you can test via browser. Fill in your info into this link and run it on a web browser
https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/geocode/json?address=[ZIPCODE]&key=[YOUR API KEY]

your results should look like this