Category: ArcGIS Online

Using GNSS Receivers with Collector for ArcGIS


Collector for ArcGIS extends the reach of ArcGIS into the field so that you can improve the accuracy and currency of your data. Using your mobile device you can collect and update spatial and tabular data managed inside of your … Continue reading

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Tell Your Story Using a Map: Inform, engage, and inspire people with story maps


Learn how to make a story map in Chapter 3 of The ArcGIS Book Maps and stories complement each other, but until recently they have existed side by side as separate entities. The big idea of chapter 3 in The … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Open Data Site of the Week: VicRoads, Victoria, Australia

VicRoads homepage

Governments and organizations have been hard at work creating Open Data sites to make their authoritative data accessible, discoverable, explorable, and collaborative. There are over 27,000 datasets in the Open Data catalog and over 100 sites in the ArcGIS Open Data site gallery for you to … Continue reading

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Restaurant Report Cards

Restaurant Report Cards

Four California health inspectors need your help in efficiently navigating 36 restaurants as part of their daily and unannounced inspections in San Diego County. Considering that county rivals the state of Connecticut in size, it may seem that you have … Continue reading

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How to make a time-aware Story Map


A new ArcGIS Online configurable app was released in July 2015 that provides an updated experience for sharing time-enabled maps. The Time Aware app looks and works great on its own, but it also provides a way to add time-enabled … Continue reading

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Cartography Is for Everyone: New ways to make, see, and use maps


Socializing your map is the core concept of Chapter 2 of The ArcGIS Book Chapter 2 in The ArcGIS Book zeroes in on the evolution of the traditional map into the new paradigm of web mapping. When confined to the … Continue reading

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How to Add a Widget to a Configurable App


Each configurable app in the configurable apps gallery supports a unique set of tools. You can download the source code for each configurable app to customize which tools are available. After you host your custom template on your web server, you … Continue reading

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Living Atlas of the World Updates Improve the World Topographic Map


The World Topographic Map has been updated with new content! As part of ArcGIS Online, Esri’s Basemaps support a vast GIS community.  Thank You to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and enriching these amazing resources.

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Doing more with Vimeo in your Story Map Tour


In a previous post we detailed how to add Vimeo videos to your Story Map Tour directly from the Vimeo website. This post details how to add videos that leverage Vimeo’s autoplay and looping by using URLs obtained via the … Continue reading

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Add Vimeo videos to your Story Map Tour


Story Map Tour is ideal for creating sequential, place-based narratives. These are typically in the form of a series of geotagged photos and captions linked to an interactive map, but they can also include videos, web pages, scenes, and much more. … Continue reading

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