Tag: Templates

Adding links to captions in your Story Map Tour


The Story Map Tour template is one of the most popular story map templates, combining an interactive map, a photo and text panel, and a thumbnail carousel to create a compelling virtual tour. You will find many examples on the Story … 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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Quickly share your map using an app


If you want to share your map with others, using configurable apps is easy, and preferable to sharing using the map viewer. But if you need to share a map quickly, you don’t have to take the extra steps to … Continue reading

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Collector just got a little more SaaSy


If you don’t have much experience creating or publishing maps using ArcGIS for Desktop and you want to quickly get started using Collector for ArcGIS, the latest release of ArcGIS Online introduces a few new features that give Collector a … Continue reading

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Configuring the Basic Viewer template

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The Basic Viewer template, available in the ArcGIS Online template gallery, is a simple way to create an application that offers the following functionality: Search for locations and features Edit features and attributes Measure distance and area Easily navigate to … Continue reading

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New Options for Embedding Maps


The December release of ArcGIS.com included a new and improved way to embed maps. This post will review the process for creating embedded maps and explore some of the options using the same web map for each example. Accessing the Embed … Continue reading

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What’s New in the ArcGIS for Local Government September 2014 Release?

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In the September 2014 release, you’ll find several new and improved map and apps.  This release includes many web application enhancements and a new ArcGIS Online Maps and Apps Gallery.  Below is a summary of what you will find in … Continue reading

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The GeoForm Graduates


Need to gather some simple information and put it on a map? The GeoForm is a configurable web mapping application template for form-based data editing of a Feature Service through the web browser. This application allows users to enter data through a form instead … Continue reading

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What’s new in the ArcGIS for Local Government August release?

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Last week the ArcGIS for Local Government released several Water Utilities and Land Records maps and apps. Here is a quick overview of the new maps and apps:

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