Getting to Know Web GIS, fifth edition – now in paperback

11-14-2022 07:00 AM
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GTK_5_fb_5.jpgThe latest edition of Getting to Know Web GIS by Pinde Fu is now available in paperback. Previously only available in e-book format, this edition covers the latest features available in ArcGIS web and mobile apps.

Getting to Know Web GIS, fifth edition explains how GIS functions in the cloud and provides step-by-step instructions for creating your own webmaps, apps, and more.

This book covers ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS Experience Builder, ArcGIS Instant Apps, ArcGIS Image for ArcGIS Online, ArcGIS StoryMaps, and ArcGIS mobile apps. It discusses the latest advances in artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and spatial data science. You will become familiar with Web GIS principles and technology including JavaScript, webhooks, and ArcGIS Arcade. No prior GIS or programming knowledge is required.

This book can be used to

  • Improve your online visual storytelling.
  • Work with 2D smart mapping and 3D web scenes.
  • Create informative web experiences and dashboards.
  • Support field operations and data collection using mobile apps.
  • Use new data science tools for spatial analysis and geoprocessing.
  • Detect objects using deep learning packages.
  • Program a triggered notification using a visual interface.

Today’s modern GIS is Web GIS—this book can help you get onboard with one of the most interesting and creative areas of GIS.


Ready to get your paperback copy of the new Getting to Know Web GIS?

To celebrate the paperback format, we’re offering a discount on this title for the remainder of 2022. You can use the promo code WebGIS30 at this online store for a 30% discount* on the paperback of this title, or you can purchase this book at your favorite bookseller (without the discount code).


Want to learn more about this book?

Check out the table of contents, sample pages, and an author interview here.


*Offer only available through Aerio. Shipping is limited to the United States and Canada. Offer valid 11/15/2022-12/31/2022. Please apply the promo code at checkout. 

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