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Why Map Portals don't Work

Hot off the OGRIP Forum listserv, “Why Map Portals Don’t Work” is a five-part exploration of why the dominant visual grammar of GIS interfaces serves its public audience so poorly and continues to diverge from the best practices found most everywhere else on the web. Brian Timoney has composed a five part series on mapbrief.com. The link is below.

http://mapbrief.com/2013/02/05/why-map-portals-dont-work-part-i/

Malcolm Meyer