Tag: Story Map Cascade

What’s New in Story Maps (March 2017)

Story Maps

Esri Story Maps let you combine authoritative maps with narrative text, images, and multimedia content, making it easy to harness the power of maps and geography to tell your story. ArcGIS Online was recently updated with many new features and enhancements. … Continue reading

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments

Add images from your local drives to your Story Maps

local-0

Story Maps use photos and images that are stored at URL-based locations (a web address). Photos and images you want to use can be stored on your own servers, or using Flickr, Google, and other online repositories. There are currently … Continue reading

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

What’s New in Story Maps (December 2016)

StoryMaps128

Esri Story Maps let you combine authoritative maps with narrative text, images, and multimedia content, making it easy to harness the power of maps and geography to tell your story. ArcGIS Online has been updated with new capabilities for hosted web … Continue reading

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Tips for embedding Cascade story maps on your website

SocialMedia_Misc_StoryMaps

Embedding story maps on your website is one of the best ways to showcase your work and ensure it reaches your intended audience. We’ve already provided lots of helpful tips that apply to embedding any story map in a website, but … Continue reading

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

What’s new in Story Map Cascade (September 2016)

Story Maps Logo

Story Map Cascade helps you build a story with a full-screen scrolling experience that blends narrative text and engaging content. Sections containing text and in-line media can be interspersed with immersive sections that fill the screen with your media and … Continue reading

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Tips for creating a great Cascade story map

Story Maps Logo

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

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Immersive Sections

Story Maps Logo

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

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Configuring Media

Story Maps Logo

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

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Story Maps Logo

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

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Using the Story Map Cascade Builder: Media Picker

Story Maps Logo

This is the second post in the series on using the Story Map Cascade builder. This article focuses on the Media Picker. The Media Picker is what you use to add content to your Cascade story. You can easily browse, search, … Continue reading

Posted in ArcGIS Online, Story Maps | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment