A couple of Esri blog articles about story maps caught my eye this week. The first was an interesting post about how the story map templates evolve. The second post was about using presentations in story maps.
You can configure your web maps to be able to search them by attributes rather than just address. This is a useful capability as it allows you to search by non-geographic features such as policy ID number, customer name or asset ID.
We have been working on improving the way to access UK census data and have provided 2011 UK census data as a series of dynamic map services allowing users to change symbology, view pop-ups and carry out analysis using the data in the ArcGIS Online Platform.
The Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS was released in beta with the latest ArcGIS Online update in September 2014. It allows you to create custom apps using a library of ready-to-use widgets. No coding or programming is needed, and your applications can be run on different devices. Just follow these steps.