Category: ArcGIS Online

Latin America maps now available for Navigator for ArcGIS!

Navigator for ArcGIS now features a map of Brazil, among other new maps of Latin America.

Navigator for ArcGIS now features 20 new maps of Latin America at the regional, country, and territorial levels: 5 new regional maps for the Andes, Caribbean, Central America, Guianas, and Southern Cone 15 new country and territory maps for Argentina, … Continue reading

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The Top 20 DevSummit Tech Session Videos – Viewable Now!

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We just could NOT wait another minute to share with you the top 20* DevSummit tech session videos. It is so exciting to share with you what you may not have been able to see  at DevSummit a couple of … Continue reading

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Check out Esri’s new Landsat Explorer web app

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Explore the planet more deeply with Esri’s new Landsat Explorer web app! Use the app to both visualize our planet and understand how the Earth has changed over time. Now you can instantly analyze more than 500,000 Landsat 8 and GLS … Continue reading

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What’s New in Basemaps (March 2017)

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Our Community Program contributors have added new and updated map layers to Esri’s Online Basemaps. There is new and updated content for 50 communities, spanning 3 continents. They include several counties, metropolitan areas, and facility sites in Asia, Europe and … Continue reading

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Most frequently used Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS widgets in publicly available apps

Top 15 most frequently used Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS widgets

Authors: Li Li, Dan Jiang, Jianxia Song When Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS was first released in 2014 with ArcGIS Online, we’ve been continually released new widgets to enable users to create more diverse and useful apps. Currently, there are more … Continue reading

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To Infinity and Beyond: ArcGIS Online Now Supports Extraterrestrial Mapping

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GIS isn’t just about the earth. From Mars Global Surveyor to Cassini to New Horizon, if there’s a probe snapping pictures of extraterrestrial bodies, GIS can and is being used to interpret much of their remotely sensed data. GIS and … Continue reading

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Hosted Feature Layer Views – A Practical Example

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I had the pleasure of talking to a number of you at the Dev Summit recently and enjoyed all the great questions about hosted feature layer views.  We thought it might be helpful to take the example I had used … Continue reading

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Adding a map to the side panel in Story Map Journal or Series

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Anyone who has created a Story Map Journal or Story Map Series knows that a web map can be used in the main stage, but this post covers another way to use maps in these types of stories — adding … Continue reading

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World Imagery Updates for Africa and More

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Earlier this month, we announced several updates to the World Imagery basemap as part of the March updates to ArcGIS Online.  Well, those updates are continuing and this week we have released another large batch of updates with DigitalGlobe and … Continue reading

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How to Make Smart Color Choices in Your Maps

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As the map-maker, you are the most valuable tool when creating a narrative around your data. An important way to get the intended reaction out of your audience is to be conscious about what colors you use in your map. … Continue reading

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