Starting an ArcGIS StoryMap

Before starting an ArcGIS Story Map project, you will need an account. If you do not have an account for the St. Olaf ArcGIS Online site, please see Request an ArcGIS Online Account.

For additional hep with registering and logging into ArcGIS Online, see ArcGIS Online - How to Register and Log In.

If you have additional questions, contact the IT Helpdesk.

Classic Story Maps

ArcGIS has made many updates to Story Maps in the last year - you can choose whether to use the new builder or classic templates.

To access the original templates, log into St. Olaf ArcGIS Online and click on Content.

Click on Create.

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Click on Configurable Apps.

In the pop-up window, click on Build a Story Map.

The options for the classic story map templates will appear. While any to the templates will work for a project, recommended ones to use are:

  • Story Map Cascade
  • Story Map Journal
  • Story Map Series

New Story Maps Builder

ArcGIS has made many updates to Story Maps in the last year. To access the original templates, log into St. Olaf ArcGIS Online and click on Content.

Click on Create.

In the pop-up window, click on StoryMaps.

The new story builder will automatically launch. You can also access the new StoryMaps application by going to https://storymaps.arcgis.com/.

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Article ID: 116774
Created
Wed 9/23/20 12:46 PM
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Wed 9/23/20 12:53 PM