Category: ArcGIS Online

Geocoding: Delivering High Location Accuracy

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Geocoding is a fundamental GIS process for plotting your data on the map. It is often the first step in applying GIS to understand the where. The accuracy of plotted points directly correlates with the success of downstream decisions. Regardless … Continue reading

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The Making of the “Two Koreas” Story Map

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Public interest in North Korea is at an all-time high (or, to borrow a term from the ballistic missile lexicon, apogee), thanks in large part to the continuous flow of colorful, but frightfully bellicose, taunts from Donald Trump and Kim … Continue reading

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What’s new in Vector Basemaps (October 2017)

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New Map Style Nova is a brand new vector basemap map style that brings an extraterrestrial look and feel to mapping our world. The colors and fonts are reminiscent of something you’d expect to see in the latest Sci-Fi movie, as … Continue reading

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National Rivers Project – A Recreational Rivers Geospatial Map & Database

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The National River Recreation Database (NRRD) is a geodatabase of water trails, Wild & Scenic Rivers, whitewater segments and respective access points and campgrounds in the U.S.  It was conceived to provide a way to: Offer a high-level view of … Continue reading

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What’s new in GeoPlanner (September 2017)

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Last week we updated GeoPlanner to version 2.4. For this update, we wanted to help you be more productive and better assess the impact of your plans. Improving productivity involved making the app easier to use by adding tools so you can … Continue reading

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Customize your Geocoding experience with Locator Views

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Esri has many users in many different industries using ArcGIS Online, and has always supported users with the ability to locate or geocode their postal addresses and Points of Interest (POIs).  However, users are often geocoding locations that are only … Continue reading

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What’s New in Esri Demographics (September 2017)

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The September release contains demographic updates for Canada, the U.S., Japan, and 16 countries in North and South America. Read more about these updates below or jump ahead to learn how these updates affect you. Canada Updates from Environics Analytics to … Continue reading

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What’s New in Configurable Apps (September 2017)

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The September 2017 update to ArcGIS Online introduces new features and enhancements.  For configurable apps, this release is predominately a bug fix and stability driven update.  We have included over 50 bug fixes and enhancements such as a new splash … Continue reading

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Working with and Customizing Esri Vector Basemaps: The Basics

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Vector Tile Layers can be used to create multi-scale maps that are efficient, high-resolution and customizable. Esri’s Living Atlas Content Team has created vector tile versions of most of our traditional basemaps (plus some new ones), and these work well in … Continue reading

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The Making of the “Bombing Missions of the Vietnam War” Story Map

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Over the course of the Vietnam War, the United States and its allies dropped over 7.5 million tons of bombs on Southeast Asia. But until recently, few people outside the U.S. military really knew where all these bombs fell. That … Continue reading

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