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My Attempt To Make The Map Series StoryMap 'More Maps' Button More Intuitive
September 12, 2019
I made some edits to the Esri StoryMap Map Series template to improve the user experience. I share my solution for better informing users of the purpose of the button that opens a menu of additional map tabs.
Esri Map Service Loading & Error Events in Leaflet.js
February 8, 2018
Hooking into the loading and error events of the Esri Leaflet library, you can add messages to users if a service fails to load on the map. You can also create a loading screen that disappears after the services have loaded on the map.
Converting Parcels to Address Points With a Python Script
August 2, 2017
Using Esri ArcPy search cursors and the centroid properties of polygon layer, you can create a point layer using a Python script. I developed such a script to assist with a regional data update process for a group of counties.