This course takes participants through the principles and techniques required to create interactive and dynamic web maps using QGIS software. This course is designed for individuals who want to harness the power of geospatial data and showcase it through web-based platforms, enabling users to explore and interact with maps online.
Through hands-on exercises and practical demonstrations, participants will learn how to leverage QGIS plugins and web mapping technologies to publish maps on the web. They will gain a solid understanding of web mapping concepts, data formats, and web mapping frameworks. Additionally, participants will learn how to design intuitive user interfaces, incorporate interactive features, and customize web maps to meet specific project requirements.
Day 1: Introduction to Web-Based GIS Mapping
- Understanding the concepts and principles of web-based GIS mapping
- Overview of web mapping technologies and Frameworks
- Introduction to QGIS plugins for web mapping
- Setting up a web mapping development environment
Day 2: Data Preparation for Web Mapping
- Preparing geospatial data for web mapping in QGIS
- Converting and optimizing data formats for web compatibility
- Creating tilesets and vector tiles for efficient web map rendering
- Georeferencing and aligning data with web mapping projections
Day 3: Web Map Design and Styling
- Designing intuitive user interfaces for web maps
- Styling and symbolizing geospatial data for optimal visualization
- Incorporating basemaps and background layers
- Implementing interactive features and navigation controls
Day 4: Web Map Interactivity and Customization
- Adding interactive elements to web maps (pop-ups, tooltips, etc.)
- Incorporating data filtering and querying functionalities
- Integration of web mapping libraries and APIs with QGIS
Day 5: Publishing and Sharing Web Maps
- Publishing web maps using QGIS plugins and web map servers
- Optimizing web map performance and scalability
- Incorporating data layers and overlays in web maps
- Sharing and embedding web maps on websites and applications
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