Gideon
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Seeking examples of beautiful maps?
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This map shows how political boundaries would be located if the supercontinent Pangea still existed. Should be shown in every geography/geology course.

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Seeking examples of beautiful maps?
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I recently found some beautiful maps in my local map store in Cologne. These are satellite images that have been edited. In my opinion, they offer a great balance of pure picture and annotations and ...

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Easy Custom Labeling plugin does allow to save?
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If you are working a lot with the Easy Custom Labeling plugin, I recommend you to install the Memory layer saver plugin. Thus, you no longer have to save the labels in a shapefile and you can easily ...

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How to find coordinates for a lot of locations based on the town or village name?
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4 votes

I decided to develop a python script using the Nominatim tool by Open Streetmap to find the coordinates of the locations and it is working pretty good. I made a screenshot, because for some reason, I ...

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Seeking examples of beautiful maps?
3 votes

ESRI recently published the following map due to its EsriUC Map Gallery and Software Applications Fair. I will be following this event and I am very excited for further maps. The map shows the ...

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Missing label using Easy Custom Labeling?
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You can show all labels, regardless whether they intersect, by checking the box "Show all labels" in the Engine settings of the desired label's Layer labeling settings. The Engine settings ...

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Removing label arrows using Easy Custom Labeling tool?
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1 votes

To exclude some of the arrows of labels that have been moved with the tool you can manipulate label's layer. I first selected all the labels with arrows that should not have arrows and then used the ...

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Geocoding - get lat/long from 11000 address
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Maybe this will also work for you: How to find coordinates for a lot of locations based on the town or village name? The presented programme uses Nominatim (Open Street Map). I expect it to also work ...

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Changing font size, when using the Easy Custom Labeling plugin?
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Another ugly solution is to choose map units for the font size. Nevertheless, you still cannot change the font style with this solution, and you will encounter strange outputs, which means you have to ...

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