Introduction to Web Mapping

An introductory course to Web Mapping created by Michael Dorman.

The course covers the concepts necessary to understand how Web Maps function (e.g., servers, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JSON) and then dives deeper into managing the back-end of spatial data management (e.g., SQL queries, PostGIS).

Topics covered

Introduction to Web Technologies

  1. HTML
  2. CSS
  3. JavaScript Basics
  4. JavaScript Interactivity
  5. Web Servers

Web Mapping with Leaflet

  1. Leaflet
  2. GeoJSON
  3. Symbology and Interactivity


  1. Databases
  2. Non-spatial Queries
  3. Spatial Queries

Advanced Topics

  1. Client-side Geoprocessing
  2. Collaborative Mapping
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Created by Cyrille M├ędard de Chardon
on 2024-05-26