Workshop summary Making online maps using GIS is now available to anyone for free, no GIS experience required! With ArcGIS Online, no expensive desktop software or advanced technical knowledge is required to make and share great looking online maps. For GIS novices, ArcGIS Online provides an easy and powerful way to create and share interactive maps. For users of ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Online provides a way to share maps previously only possible through advanced server software (such as ArcGIS Server). This workshop will provide hands-on practice using ArcGIS Online to create custom online maps and share them with others. All exercises will be conducted with the free (public) account, but will be directly relevant to users who have subscription accounts.
Participants will learn to make basic maps with ArcGIS Online (AGO) | add online data layers to an AGO map | create new layers in AGO | import data into an AGO map | share AGO maps with others | create basic web apps using AGO templates
Software discussed ArcGIS Online
Length 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Format IN-PERSON - instructor and students in same location | REMOTE - students attend via web conference
Cost $79 standard in-person | $69 reduced in-person | $59 remote
Cost note reduced rate applies to educational, non-profit, and governmental participants
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