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Bring your own data

Adding your data to ArcGIS Online is simple. Just drag and drop a spreadsheet, upload a file, or connect to content you've stored in the cloud. You can also add location information to your data. Easily update your data without replacing files.

  • Drag-and-drop your spreadsheets
  • Upload files from your computer
  • Add content from the cloud
  • Update your data without replacing files

Data-driven visualization

Create visually stunning maps that tell your data’s story using Smart Mapping. Don’t worry about how to visualize your data—Smart Mapping suggests the best data classifications, colors, and styles. You also have the flexibility to further explore your data, discover new patterns, and fine-tune the styling.

  • Smart suggestions for data-driven visualization
  • Custom styling choices
  • Flexibility to explore your data
See how Smart Mapping works

Suite of accurate basemaps

You get a ready-made canvas for your data. ArcGIS Online includes a variety of basemaps to give context and personality to your data. Basemaps are also available in vector for flexible styling and high-quality resolution. It’s easy to switch among them, giving everyone a customized viewing experience.

  • Satellite imagery
  • Streets
  • Land and oceans
  • Many more
Explore basemaps

Readily available maps and data

Do you need maps and data to start or expand your project? You can add it directly from ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World, the most comprehensive collection of curated global geographic information.

Find maps and data
Live Feeds
Wide variety of dynamic maps and layers, such as weather and traffic, updated as frequently as every five minutes.
Global set of demographic and lifestyle content that contains essential information about populations.
Global high-resolution imagery, spanning many years, provides both historic and recent, even daily, views of our planet.
Earth Observations
Information about the Earth’s natural and built environments used to support planning, policies, and decision-making.

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