GIS and Mapping Blogs

Research & Instructional Design

 I tried not to create this page, but I couldn't resist.  I hope you can't resist these blogs, either!

Google Earth and Google Maps related blogs

Google Maps Mania
Google Earth Blog
Ogle Earth Blog (Google Earth and other virtual globes)
Google Lat-Long Blog
Google Earth Community
Google Sightseeing

Other Mapping Applications

GIS Education Community hosted by ESRI (focusing on ArcGIS, ArcGIS Online, and general GIS topics)
Bing Maps blog hosted by Microsoft
Free and Open Source GIS Ramblings working with free and open source geographic information systems
Paul Shapley's Open Source GIS blog

Maps, Old and New

Strange Maps cartographic curiosities from Frank Jacobs
The Map Room (map entries now continue at Jonathan Crowe)
The BIG Map Blog interesting maps, historical maps, BIG maps
Geographicus Antique Map Blog antique maps and the rare map trade

General Observations on Maps and GIS

Spatial.ly visualization, spatial analysis, neat maps
Borderlines Frank Jacobs moonlighting in the NY Times, exploring the stranger international borders
Diana Maps from Diana Sinton, Director of Spatial Curriculum and Research at the University of Redlands
The GIS Doctor geospatial analysis, interesting online mapping applications, GIS software ...
Spatially Adjusted from the creator of Planet Geospatial
AnyGeo anything geospatial from a GIS user for GISusers
eSpatially New York Perspectives on the Geospatial Community in the Empire State
Mapville Occasional map thoughts from the president of Bella Terra Maps and Frankos Maps

Bit more commercial blogs ...

All Points Blog at Directions Magazine/Media
GIS Lounge
Very Spatial
Anything Geospatial

Last updated: February 17, 2017


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