ArcGIS StoryMaps

What’s New in the ArcGIS StoryMaps Briefings App (November 2023)

Briefings (beta) is a new output of ArcGIS StoryMaps that allows you to create slide-based presentations with real-time data and dynamic maps, providing your audience with meaningful context. Elevate your presentations to new heights with the portability and adaptability of the briefings tablet app, allowing you to seamlessly share on the go and access your briefings offline.

Since the beta release of the briefings tablet app in September 2023, we’ve made some exciting updates and improvements that will empower you to achieve more with briefings. We’ve been working hard to enhance the tablet app, and we can’t wait for you to explore the latest advancements.  

Here’s a sneak peek of what’s new in the briefings tablet app:

Stay Tuned for More

Every few weeks, we’ll release additional features and bug fixes to enhance your experience with the briefings tablet app. To learn more about briefings and get access to the latest on the tablet app, please check out the following resources: 

We encourage you to take briefings for a test drive and let us know your thoughts. If you have issues or suggestions, please share your feedback through the in-app feedback form or in Esri Community. 

You can access the ArcGIS StoryMaps briefings app in beta for Android and iOS tablets.

Download the briefings tablet app on the Apple App Store
Download the Briefings app on your iPad
Download the briefings tablet app on the Google Play Store
Download the Briefings app on your Android tablet

About the authors

Aditya is a Product Engineer on ArcGIS AppStudio team and currently working on the new ArcGIS StoryMaps Briefings Tablet App at Esri in Redlands, CA. She is a proactive GIS enthusiast and is passionate about learning technology that encourages productive collaboration and knowledge sharing.


Leah is a Product Marketing Manager for ArcGIS Online, Esri's primary software as a service for mapping and analysis. She loves connecting customers with innovative workflows and is passionate about technology that encourages productive collaboration and information sharing.

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