Category: Mapping

Hand Crafted Artisanal Legends

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WHAT Are you prepared to build map legends in a manner keeping with traditional tools and free-range ingredients? Like with locally sourced PNGs and sustainable linear gradient fills? If you’ve never constructed a fine bespoke legend in ArcGIS Pro before, … Continue reading

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Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS Beta – October Update

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For our users who have been using and exploring Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS Beta – thank you for your invaluable feedback and comments on the Esri Early Adopter community forums! There’s been a lot of activity and we greatly appreciate … Continue reading

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What’s New in Basemaps (October 2017)

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Esri’s Community Program contributors have added new and updated map layers to Esri’s Online Basemaps. There is new and updated content for 19 communities. This release takes in several states, counties, cities and university campuses throughout Australia, the Netherlands, and … Continue reading

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Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v2.6 Developer Edition Now Available!

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FYI: Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v2.6 Developer Edition is now available for download from the ArcGIS Developer’s Site.

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Map Multiple Attributes at Once using Predominance

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Smart mapping allows you to select multiple attributes, and will automatically show you the largest value of those attributes. This uses a technique known as predominance, and can be done in minutes within ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Enterprise. This quick … Continue reading

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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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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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Creating Maps with ArcGIS Enterprise

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Users of ArcGIS Enterprise cannot always reach into the public internet for training because of the enhanced security policies their organizations demand. But a new Learn ArcGIS lesson bridges that private-public chasm by providing ArcGIS Enterprise users with map-creation training they … Continue reading

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Location is Everything: Geocode to Success with ArcGIS

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“Where is the restaurant located?” In answer to that question, my friend pulled up a map on his cell phone to direct me there. Watching this, I marveled at how important mapmaking is to humans and human history. From ancient … Continue reading

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