Category: Story Maps

Road and Large-Scale Map Layers Added to the Living Atlas

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Updates to the Topographic Maps Available! This release incorporates new and updated coverage to the World Topographic Map for several cities, counties and facility sites throughout the United States. In anticipation of Super Bowl 50 we have added Levi’s Stadium and supporting … Continue reading

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DevSummit Preview: Top 20 Technical Workshops

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We expect DevSummit 2016 to be the biggest best one yet. The ArcGIS platform and its tools and capabilities for developers are larger and more powerful than ever before. DevSummit is a great time for product developers and engineers at … Continue reading

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The Living Atlas Web App has been updated!

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The Living Atlas of the World Web App has been updated with enhancements! In addition to the theme filter, you now have the ability to filter by item type and region, too. You’ll also notice new categories and subcategories under the … Continue reading

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The New Year Starts with New Content! Updates to the World Topographic Map Available!

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The latest ArcGIS Online release includes new and updated content from our user community. Thank you to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and enriching Esri’s online basemaps.  This release incorporates new and updated coverage … Continue reading

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Coogan Farm: Going back in time using NAIP and Story Maps

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The historic Coogan Farm is an undeveloped 34-acre parcel located near Stonington, Connecticut. In 2013 The Trust for Public Land (TPL) partnered with the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center (DPNC) to purchase the farm, ensuring it will be protected. The landscape is changing all … Continue reading

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Using My Favorites to streamline Story Map authoring

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My Favorites is an easy way to organize maps, layers, and more when you want these items to be easy to find and access. Favorites are particularly useful when you are working on a specific project, including authoring a Story … Continue reading

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Choosing the right Story Map

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When you set out to create a Story Map a key decision will be – what Story Map app should I use? Most often the choice is obvious, but sometimes not. There are a number of ways to figure out … Continue reading

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Add a presentation to your Story Map Journal

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A presentation allows you to tell a sequential story with information in a map, and is composed by saving interactive map slides. Each slide can use different views of the map, including different basemaps, operational layers, map locations, visible pop-ups, … Continue reading

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Using effective titles and subtitles in your story maps

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As a story map author there’s lots of little things to consider which, when summed, can make a big difference in attracting an audience to your stories. After the initial visual impression, the title and subtitle are usually the first … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Story Map Tips

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You’ll be pleased to know the Twelve Places of Christmas story map is not the only gift the Story Maps team got you this season. Below are 12 tips for making better story maps to help you ring in the new … Continue reading

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