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User Contributions to the Living Atlas have improved Esri’s Online Basemaps and Imagery

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The World Topographic Map and World Imagery Map have both been updated with new content! Esri is curating an immense and rapidly growing collection of ready-to-use maps, imagery, and geo-referenced data for the world. This online collection of authoritative content, together with the new … Continue reading

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Mapping the Third Dimension: A change in perspective

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Learn how to do real analysis with 3D data in Chapter 6 of The ArcGIS Book 3D mapping and cartography are used in many disciplines to solve real-world problems. Emergency managers, urban planners, crime analysts, architects, facility managers, tourism boards, … Continue reading

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Our User Community has Provided Updates to the Living Atlas of the World

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The World Topographic Map and World Imagery Map have both been updated with new content! As part of ArcGIS Online, Esri’s Basemaps support a vast GIS community.  Thank You to our Contributors and Partners who help support the Living Atlas of the World by providing data and … Continue reading

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The Importance of Where: How spatial analysis leads to insight.

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Ask questions, derive answers. Chapter 5 of The ArcGIS Book shows you how. After a brief introduction and a few examples, chapter 5 of The ArcGIS Book quickly gets to the essentials of spatial problem solving. You will begin by … Continue reading

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Using URL Parameters In Web Apps

URL parameters are supported in the Basic Viewer, Map Tools, Legend, Simple Viewer, Time Aware, Directions, Elevations Profile, and Filter apps. These URL parameters allow you to override the default extent or enter a search term. The scale level, extent (geographic, not projected coordinates), center, and find URL parameters are supported for these apps.

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Esri Maps for SharePoint Online is now available!

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SharePoint Online brings the power of SharePoint to organizations who don’t want the overhead of managing SharePoint infrastructure. Now with the availability of Esri Maps for SharePoint Online, you can view your SharePoint list data and ArcGIS Online layers on … Continue reading

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Great Maps Need Great Data: Creating and using authoritative geographic data

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Discover a world of content in the Living Atlas in Chapter 4 of The ArcGIS Book It is no secret that one of the most challenging aspects of starting a GIS project is finding authoritative data. After all, the old … Continue reading

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Gateways to using ArcGIS

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In the weeks following the User Conference I find myself incredibly inspired by the breadth of GIS work being done, both within Esri and by so many users.  As new products and updates are launched, knowing where to start learning … Continue reading

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Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v1.2 Developer Edition Available This Week!

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We would like to announce the forthcoming release of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS v1.2 Developer Edition, which will be available for download later this week from the ArcGIS for Developer’s site.

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Tell Your Story Using a Map: Inform, engage, and inspire people with story maps

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Learn how to make a story map in Chapter 3 of The ArcGIS Book Maps and stories complement each other, but until recently they have existed side by side as separate entities. The big idea of chapter 3 in The … Continue reading

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