Creating Stories with ArcGIS


Next class starts Mar 20

2 Days (16 Hours)

About this Course

Visual storytelling made easy.

ArcGIS StoryMaps stories have achieved mass appeal as a medium to inform the public, share project results, engage stakeholders, and inspire an audience. This course—for anyone that wants to share information in an interactive, highly engaging manner—teaches the concepts, best practices, and decisions that need to be made when creating and sharing a story using ArcGIS StoryMaps.

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Design a story based on your purpose and audience.

Add web maps, images, multimedia, and text to create a compelling, cohesive narrative.

Apply a design theme to customize and enhance a story’s visual appeal.

Publish and share a story with the public or members of your ArcGIS organization.

Suggested Skills

Familiarity with ArcGIS Online and web maps is recommended but not required.


Esri India will provide the following software to use during class:

  • ArcGIS Online
  • ArcGIS StoryMaps