Frequently asked question
Esri Story Maps provide the ability to combine maps with images, text, and video. However, feature limitations exist for each story map template. The table below summarizes the different story map templates with the corresponding feature limitations.
|Tour||Tour points: 99|
Description of each tour point: 1000 characters
|Journal||Sections: 100 (excluding the Home section)|
|Swipe / Spyglass||Maps: 2|
Points of interest: 36
|Cascade, Shortlist, Crowdsource||N/A|
To ensure audience engagement, it is recommended to keep the story map short and simple. Inserting too many photos, videos, and links can slow down performance.
Nevertheless, the following actions can be taken to manage feature limitations of specific templates:
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