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Building an online map - how hard can it be? [closed]

I am a complete coding/mapping novice and I have no experience whatsoever in this field. However, I have had a really promising business idea which would be based on an online map/website. My plan ...
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Online GIS app that allows users to log points [duplicate]

I am developing a website for a dolphin volunteer group, on this website they want a system to let volunteers and the public log sightings against a map and add some comments. I have made a system ...
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Percentages of web using mapping softwares

How accurate are the online mapping assessments on trends.builtwith.com? http://trends.builtwith.com/mapping Can ArcGIS really be only .33% ? If so, what does this say about ArcGIS. Also why aren't ...
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Online GIS database building

My first post here and sorry it’s a one asking for help. A little background; I work a lot with GIS, mainly Arc but also MapInfo and Quantum, and therefore I am proficient in the use of licensed, ...
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Publicly available ArcIMS server?

Just..don't...ask. It's a dark tale. :-P Does anyone know of a publicly / externally available ESRI ArcIMS server / service / services with the full US base map? Doesn't have to be free, but that's ...
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Searching 'select by color' for raster or map data

I'm planing to create an online map component with which the user can create/draw polygons based on underlying raster data. Is there some library / tool / procedure existing which enables the ...
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Is there any library for converting projection transformation in php?

I would like to transform data from lat/long ETRS89 to y/x UTM ETRS89 through php. Any idea?
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What each stack element does

Im using the opengeo stack, and want to double check my understanding of each element. PostGIS - The database for storing my data GeoServer - The link between the online part / the database Here's ...
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How do I convert shapefiles and display them on top of Google Maps?

I generated a set of maps of my region. Each municipality has some associated data. I would like to overlay that data on a google map and display them in a website. (I don't like the flash format) Do ...
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Are there any online WKT editors?

I've been using QGIS and it's great. However, we can't use that because it has to be installed (please, don't ask). Instead, what we need to do are very simple administrative boundary drawings over a ...
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How best to share maps created in MapInfo Online

Does anyone know of a good free or low cost option for sharing Maps produced in mapinfo online? I would want up to 5 users to access the maps with a password and be able to turn layers / points on ...
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Render a map showing lots of individual traces/routes simultaneously

Google's "My places" is great for showing lots of traces (in my case, paths representing bike rides I've done). But it only shows 20 or so per page. I'd really like a map (a statically rendered .png ...
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How can I enter metadata into a qgiscloud project

I published a project into qgiscloud: https://qgiscloud.com/tragewegen/IDEAproject_DonkeyMobileBlackCarbon. I want metadata be published in the metadatatab next to the legendtab. Can somebody tell ...
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With which gis technologies was Mapmyrun created?

www.mapmyrun.com is a fantastic online gis application which is slick, fast, reliable and full of interesting tools and functions. As a GIS developer myself, I am interested in looking into new ways ...
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Why it is still not common to publish and use WPS?

I tried to find some online platform-independent GIS services that could be called by any programming language and doing various GIS operations - like intersection, data format conversion, ...
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Viewing Multiple Grouped Data as ESRI Map Service in ArcGIS Explorer Online

I'm trying to add ESRI Map Service to ArcGIS Explorer Online. This map service consists of 3 group layers, one of which contains 3 further subgroups. I tried adding my mapservice to the web viewer ...
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What resources can you suggest for making beautiful online Maps or Mapping applications?

As a GIS developer, my design skills are rather limited. Are there any links, books or resources, that you would suggest to make my online maps more pleasing and beautiful?
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Are Online Certs worth their weight?

No GIS Certification Programs in my area...Are Online Certs worth their weight? Background Information: Currently a Computer Science student, with 3 semesters remaining. My college doesn't offer any ...
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Secure online GIS for sensitive data?

My company I started working for is looking to move from ArcInfo and MapPoint to an online GIS for easier data access/availability. Obviously the GIS capabilities needed are rather basic, but ...
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Gathering GIS data from the masses

I am looking at collecting spatial information from a range of stakeholders to identify opportunities within a landscape. However, the data that we are collecting are not presently mapped and so we ...
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How can I host a map service that uses an online basemap as well as my own dynamic layers?

I have a flex web application with an ArcGIS Server backend that I want to start using an online basemap for. The application includes a printing capability that prints a layout from an arcGIS map ...
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Computer vision/Image processing degrees [closed]

I just want to ask. Where do you recommend someone to take a "Computer vision/Image processing" related degree ONLINE? Thanks.