ArcGIS Content Team

The ArcGIS Content Team publishes online basemap and reference map services, map layers and documents, and tools to use in your GIS work. Our team produces ArcGIS online Map, Task, Event, Community Map, National Map, and Sample Services as well the Data & Maps, StreetMap Premium, and Data Appliance data products for ArcGIS. We love to hear from you, so please post feedback or comments to the ArcGIS Online forum at http://forums.arcgis.com/forums/30-ArcGIS-Online.

Recent Posts

175,000 U.S. Historical Maps–Now Online!

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More than 175,000 historical topographic maps from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) are now available on ArcGIS Online. For over 130 years, the USGS has prepared these detailed maps to accurately show the complex geography of the nation. Maps cover … Continue reading

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How to Embed a Map Gallery in a Web Page

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You’ve put together a gallery of your authoritative maps and now you want to share it. Of course you can feature the gallery on your ArcGIS Online home page, but you can also embed it in your organization’s website, blog, … Continue reading

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How to Set-up a Contact Us Link for Your ArcGIS Online Organization

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To make it easy for visitors to your ArcGIS Online website to contact you with questions, comments, or feedback, we introduced a new option in the December release of ArcGIS Online. As an administrator of your ArcGIS Online organization, you … Continue reading

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How to Create a List of Favorites from Your ArcGIS Online Items

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To make it easier and faster to access your frequently used ArcGIS Online items, we introduced “My Favorites” in the December 2013 release of ArcGIS Online. You can mark an item as a favorite and create a list of all … Continue reading

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Explore the latest imagery updates across North America and Europe

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The latest updates to the World Imagery basemap contain new community contributions as well as commercial content from DigitalGlobe. To take a first look at these areas just released, click the story map image below. This app works best in … Continue reading

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Africa expansion highlights latest AGOL basemap updates

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As home to over 1 billion people, Africa is the world’s second most populous continent. As part of our continuing roll out providing global map coverage at the largest scales, Africa is our latest update for the ArcGIS.com basemaps. Detailed … Continue reading

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Exciting Changes are Coming to Data & Maps

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Based on user feedback, exciting new changes to Data & Maps will include: Ready-to-use layers  that you can easily use in ArcGIS Online and in your applications, Current, maintained layers, Layers of geographic interest to international organizations; United States boundaries … Continue reading

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New DigitalGlobe content released in World Imagery basemap

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The ArcGIS Online World Imagery basemap was updated this week with nearly 2TB of high-resolution imagery. This is the first of two updates of DigitalGlobe imagery planned for this year. This new content fills in areas previously not covered or … Continue reading

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A Dark Canvas for Bright People: Update

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Recently we blogged about a beta service for a Dark Gray Canvas basemap, available for you to try out and comment on, prior to a full release as an Esri Basemap. That blog can be found here. The original release … Continue reading

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World Imagery Basemap adds Community Contributions

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World Imagery Basemap was recently updated with eight new areas of high-resolution imagery. These community contributions were made through the Community Maps Program. For a Story Map tour of all of these updates, click the image below. Included in this … Continue reading

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