Kelly Gerrow

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The Author, Contractor and some Managers: A Tale of Roles and Privileges

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What do submarine sandwiches and ArcGIS Online have in common? They’re better with custom roles. What a knee slapper?!? Custom roles are a helpful tool that enable administrators to fine-tune the capabilities and levels of access that their ArcGIS Online … Continue reading

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Best Practices for using Tile Layers as Operational Layers

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Complex global geometries can sometimes be slow to draw in web apps, especially if the data includes multiple countries with islands, long coastlines, and jagged boundaries. Make tile layers your operational layer type of choice to optimize drawing performance of complex geometries at small … Continue reading

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Table to App – Part 2: Configure the App (Geo List)

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Have you ever found a table of data with some basic spatial fields like ZIP Codes or states and thought, this would be really interesting data to map? After assigning geospatial locations, have you wondered about the best way to … Continue reading

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Table to App – Part 1: Create Data

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Have you ever found a table of data with some basic spatial fields like ZIP Codes or states and thought, this would be really interesting data to map? After assigning geospatial locations, have you wondered about the best way to … Continue reading

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Best Practices for High Demand/Viral Apps

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News Flash! ArcGIS Online users make great Apps that are used to inform and engage the public about important and interesting geospatial topics. Apps hosted on ArcGIS Online are easily shareable and can receive hundreds of thousands of views in … Continue reading

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Live Data Options with the Time Aware Template

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The Time Aware configurable app template provides the ability to animate changes in data through time.  Additionally, it provides a set of live data options can be used to keep the time extent of the app in sync with the data that … Continue reading

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Understanding Feature Storage Reports (December 2016)

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As an ArcGIS Online administrator, you may be responsible for understanding, explaining and reporting the credit usage in your organization and you may have looked through your View Status Dashboard diagram and viewed a similar graphic: Many thoughts may have … Continue reading

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Prepare for Election Web App Season with these Best Practices

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Election Web Apps are in demand. They help the public understand where to vote, report/predict results and tell the story of this unprecedented election. As the Election Web App season is about to launch into high gear, be aware that  … Continue reading

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Configurable Apps Announcement – Finder and Find, Edit, Filter Templates moving to Mature Support Phase

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In the upcoming December 2016 Release of ArcGIS Online, two configurable application templates,  Finder  and  Find, Edit, and Filter will move into the mature phase of the Product Lifecycle  and will be removed from the default Configurable Apps Gallery. The Finder and Find, … Continue reading

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Ideas implemented in the ArcGIS Online release (June 2016)

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You may have noticed the new look and functionality added to ArcGIS Online in the latest release. Did you know that some of this added functionality was supported by the ideas from customers like you?  With this release, twenty-two Ideas … Continue reading

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