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Web Cartography

Map Design for Interactive and Mobile Devices, 1st Edition

By Ian Muehlenhaus

CRC Press

262 pages

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Web mapping technologies continue to evolve at an incredible pace. Technology is but one facet of web map creation, however. Map design, aesthetics, and user-interactivity are equally important for effective map communication. From interactivity to graphical user interface design, from symbolization choices to animation, and from layout to typeface

Table of Contents

Introduction. Human-Map Interactivity. Map Elements. Map Composition and Layout. Color. Typography. Core Visual Variables. Symbolization. Thematic Visualization. Animation. Sound and Touch. Web Map. Production. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Computer Graphics
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Remote Sensing & Geographic Information Systems