Tag: ArcGIS Online

Community Map Contributors Update the Living Atlas of the World

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Updates to the World Topographic and World Imagery Maps Available! This release incorporates new and updated coverage to the World Topographic Map for select cities and counties throughout the United States and the United Kingdom. The World Imagery Map has been updated with high … Continue reading

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Add Demographics to Your Datasets (Fast!)

Did you know that you can add demographics to your existing geographical datasets? Whether you have points, tables, lines, or polygons, demographic data can add value to your analyses. The blog, “Make a Demographic Map in 5 Minutes”, introduced the basics for using the Enrich Layer tool in ArcGIS Online, and introduced the interface of the Data Browser. Now, we will see additional ways this technique can be applied, using the same underlying process, and still only taking minutes to complete. Continue reading

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Workforce for ArcGIS 1.0.0 Release

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It’s here! The first official release of Workforce for ArcGIS is now available inside of ArcGIS Online, out in the field on your iOS devices, and it’s just included with your subscription!! Workforce enables a common view in the field … Continue reading

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Tips for creating a great Cascade story

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Since Story Map Cascade was released a few weeks ago we’ve already seen it used to create some great stories about the world’s oceans, scientist Alexander von Humboldt, tourist destinations in Columbia, traveling through Central Asia, and even what’s new in smart mapping. … Continue reading

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Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Immersive Sections

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In this installment in the series about using the Story Map Cascade builder you’ll see how to create an engaging immersive section. Immersive sections lock into place as readers scroll through a Cascade story, and as they continue to scroll narrative … Continue reading

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Contributions Update World Imagery Basemap

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The World Imagery basemap continues to be updated with community contributions to the Living Atlas of the World. Our latest release adds updated imagery in nine communities across the U.S. and Europe. These high-resolution imagery updates replace older and/or lower … Continue reading

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Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Configuring Media

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This post in the series on using the Story Map Cascade builder focuses on configuring media. Configuring how media items (particularly maps and scenes) are displayed in your story is a critical storytelling feature of Esri’s Story Map apps. This helps elevate your … Continue reading

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Esri’s World Topographic Map Improved with Community Contributions

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This World Topographic Map release includes new Community Map contributions for cities, counties, universities and facility sites across the United States. These contributions help enhance content in the Living Atlas of the World and add value and usability to Esri’s online basemaps. Through the Community … Continue reading

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Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Searching for photos on Flickr

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This is the next entry in a series of posts on using the Story Map Cascade builder. In this post you’ll learn about a helpful feature in the Media Picker that lets you search for photos on Flickr. Being able to search Flickr is helpful … Continue reading

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DigitalGlobe Partners with Esri to update World Imagery

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Over the last ten years, the GIS community has seen an explosion of beautiful, high-resolution multi-spectral imagery, with very rich color fidelity, and very high pixel resolution.  Lawrie Jordan, Esri’s Director of Imagery, has called this platinum age of imagery: … Continue reading

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