Announcing Explorer for ArcGIS Beta


We are very excited to announce that the next generation of Explorer for ArcGIS is available in beta on the iOS platform today and will be coming to Android this spring! Where are we now? Executives and decision makers use … Continue reading

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Research Market Potential Using Esri Business Analyst Web App

Iowa State Capitol

In the 1970s, the Iowa State Capitol in Des Moines had a bird’s-eye view of a downtown in deep decay. Decades later, the iconic building — the ubiquitous television backdrop for nearly every reporter covering the Iowa Caucus — is perched … Continue reading

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Spatial Analyst in ArcGIS for Desktop 10.5

Spatial Analyst 10.5 Whats new

ArcGIS Desktop 10.5 has been available for download for a while now. In this release we’ve brought over some new tools that first appeared in ArcGIS Pro, but we’ve also improved performance in several key areas. Read on to find … Continue reading

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February 2017 Living Atlas Community Webinar Recording Now Available!

February 2017 Living Atlas Community Webinar Recording Blog Post

The recording of the February 2017 Living Atlas Community Webinar is now available! In this webinar, Jim Herries, Lisa Berry, and Jennifer Bell of Esri’s ArcGIS Content Team presented Esri’s latest SmartMapping techniques and showed how you can use them with Living Atlas layers … Continue reading

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Impervious Surface Mapping using Pro 1.4 – Part 1: Georeferencing


ArcGIS Pro combines powerful image processing, analysis and visualization capabilities with a practical user interface to enable efficient project workflows.  The Imagery tab is the home for image processing workflows and tasks, such as georeferencing and image classification.

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Content for the Planet Comes to Life with Redesigned Living Atlas Website

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Discovery and Contribution is now effortless The redesigned Living Atlas of the World website has been released. The goals of the redesign were to make it easier to discover Living Atlas content and contribute items to the Living Atlas. The … Continue reading

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Using Story Map Journal Story Actions


A Story Map Journal is an ideal choice when you want to combine narrative text with maps, media, and other embedded content to tell a story. A Map Journal contains entries, or sections, that viewers scroll through. Each section is … Continue reading

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Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS at Dev Summit 2017


In a couple of weeks, the Esri 2017 Developer Summit will be held in Palm Springs, CA. As usual, the Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS Dev team is excited to meet and talk with our user and developer community.

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Add maps with scale bars to Story Maps


When you add web maps to your story map, the scale bar is omitted. Why? The scale bar may be unneeded for your story, and the map and its context may provide all you need. Another reason is that at … Continue reading

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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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