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Is it possible to plot GeoRSS feeds on a map using ArcWeb Explorer JavaScript?

Last Published: April 25, 2020


Yes, it is possible to plot Geographically Encoded Objects for Really Simple Syndication (GeoRSS) feeds on a map using ArcWeb Explorer JavaScript 1.0 API. GeoRSS is metadata for RSS documents that describes the location of Web content.

Enter a GeoRSS URL in the ArcWeb Explorer Find widget.

To use the Find widget, Open ArcWeb Explorer and click Find on the top banner of the application interface.

Replace 'http' at the beginning of the URL with 'feed'.

Example: feed://

See Related Information for details on W3C Basic Geo Vocabulary and GeoRSS standard supported in AWX JavaScript 1.0 API.

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