ArcGIS Online

Articles about ArcGIS Online.  ArcGIS Online is Esri’s online GIS and web mapping solution where users can create, and share maps, scenes, apps, layers, analytics, and data.

Excel Mapping with ArcGIS Online

Caitlin Dempsey

Esri recently debuted the availability of Esri Maps for Office, a new component of its ArcGIS Online service that allows ...

MapCite's Excel Mapping Addin

Making Maps With Excel

Caitlin Dempsey

There is a huge amount of untapped geographic information stored within Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. With over one billion users of the popular spreadsheet software, that is a lot of data waiting to be mapped out. That said, the capability of mapping out that geographic data doesn't necessarily need to be done through an external desktop GIS software application. There are a few solutions on the market that provide both free and cost-based mapping solutions that operate directly within Excel.

Basemaps Defined

Caitlin Dempsey

What is a basemap?  The term basemap is see often in GIS and refers to a collection of GIS data ...