Category: Web

Our User Community has Provided Updates to the Living Atlas of the World

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The World Topographic Map and World Imagery Map have both 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 … Continue reading

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The Importance of Where: How spatial analysis leads to insight.

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Ask questions, derive answers. Chapter 5 of The ArcGIS Book shows you how. After a brief introduction and a few examples, chapter 5 of The ArcGIS Book quickly gets to the essentials of spatial problem solving. You will begin by … Continue reading

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Using URL Parameters In Web Apps

URL parameters are supported in the Basic Viewer, Map Tools, Legend, Simple Viewer, Time Aware, Directions, Elevations Profile, and Filter apps. These URL parameters allow you to override the default extent or enter a search term. The scale level, extent (geographic, not projected coordinates), center, and find URL parameters are supported for these apps.

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Esri Maps for SharePoint Online is now available!

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SharePoint Online brings the power of SharePoint to organizations who don’t want the overhead of managing SharePoint infrastructure. Now with the availability of Esri Maps for SharePoint Online, you can view your SharePoint list data and ArcGIS Online layers on … Continue reading

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Great Maps Need Great Data: Creating and using authoritative geographic data

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Discover a world of content in the Living Atlas in Chapter 4 of The ArcGIS Book It is no secret that one of the most challenging aspects of starting a GIS project is finding authoritative data. After all, the old … Continue reading

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Gateways to using ArcGIS

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In the weeks following the User Conference I find myself incredibly inspired by the breadth of GIS work being done, both within Esri and by so many users.  As new products and updates are launched, knowing where to start learning … Continue reading

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Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v1.2 Developer Edition Available This Week!

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We would like to announce the forthcoming release of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v1.2 Developer Edition, which will be available for download later this week from the ArcGIS for Developer’s site.

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

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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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In Memoriam: RIP SpeedGeeking at UC

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In our fourth and final year of hosting SpeedGeeking at UC, we would like to take a few minutes to reflect on the life of SpeedGeeking, and how it will continue on not just in our hearts, but also at … Continue reading

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

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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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