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Creating Web and Mobile Maps Using ArcGIS Online

This SCO Technical Paper provides an introduction to Esri’s ArcGIS Online Platform.  ArcGIS Online is a simple cloud-based utility for producing, editing, and sharing geospatial data. Designed by Esri, the makers of the popular ArcGIS software suite, ArcGIS Online is meant to act as a Web-based mapping solution for everyone from GIS professionals to those with no formal GIS training.

Please Note:  This paper was published in 2012; ArcGIS Online has undergone numerous revisions since the publication of this document.

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