Economic development organizations around the world use GIS to brand the identity of their nation, region, or city. Using maps for destination branding shows people where to go and what to do. Destination branding increases interest with visitors, locals, and businesses, which attracts spending and investment in a community. Easy-to-create maps let you highlight historical sites, events, restaurants, and other attractions in your unique area. Show everyone why your community is the place to be.
Paint a picture of your community as an inviting, exciting destination. Make your community stand out.
Walk people through your attractions. Show them where they want to go and why they want to stay.
Use the compelling photos, videos, and stories of your community in a map that engages residents, business owners, and tourists.
ArcGIS Online, and the complimentary Esri Story Maps that come with it, gives you everything you need to create interactive web maps that you can share with the public. Use the maps to make your website more compelling to those who want to find out about your area.
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Esri demographic, consumer, and business data provide accurate information on customers and markets. Paint a clear picture of the people that make up your community and all of the reasons it’s unique. Help businesses see why your community is the right place for their investments.
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ArcGIS provides a platform for creating and managing economic development data, conducting analysis, and sharing findings. It improves workflows, collaboration, and citizen engagement. ArcGIS provides geospatial capabilities to any user and allows access by any application, on any device, anywhere, anytime.
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