Monthly Archives: July 2015

Pro 1.1: Why Do I Need to Click “Download?”

Pictometry 3D Scene

On Friday, July 17th, many ArcGIS Pro users saw a small window pop up on their computer screen. It announced to them, and to the world that a new version of Pro is available to download. I often find myself … Continue reading

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Use your data in GeoPlanner

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Want to bring your own datasets into GeoPlanner for ArcGIS? With GeoPlanner, leveraging your own data is easy. You share your feature data to ArcGIS Online and then access this data in GeoPlanner for visualization, sketching, analysis, and evaluation. Below … 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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Add layers to your Story Map Tour


People often ask if they can add layers to a Story Map Tour, and the answer is “Absolutely!” Here are a few nice examples of this from Pennsylvannia Wilds, the Arrowhead Regional Development Commission, and the National Parks Service. This next example … Continue reading

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StreetMap Premium for ArcGIS with TomTom content 2015 releases


StreetMap Premium for ArcGIS North America TomTom 2015 Release 1 and StreetMap Premium for ArcGIS Europe TomTom Release 1 are now available. These datasets provide routing, geocoding, and high-quality cartographic display for countries in North America or Europe using ArcGIS … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek: Story Map Cascade


If you attended the 2015 User Conference you probably saw a demonstration of this prototype of the upcoming Story Map Cascade app during the plenary or one of the Story Maps workshops. There are several screenshots below, but to truly get a … Continue reading

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Maps, the Web, and You: Power and possibility with Web GIS


Understand the concept of applied geography in Chapter 1 of The ArcGIS Book The first chapter in The ArcGIS Book acknowledges the work of current GIS professionals and introduces concepts and terminology to aspiring GIS users. It invites both long-time … Continue reading

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