Short examples and articles to help our users.
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Modular geospatial tools that evolve alongside your data.
Create vector tiles for your shapefiles and customize their appearance.
Add some character to your custom vector tiles with an intuitive style editor.
Combine multiple styled vector tiles into a single map.
Simple example and template for displaying a web map directly from a PostGIS database using ST_AsMVT.
Displaying too much data when a map is zoomed out takes too long. The zoom level controls of DB2Vector provide a solution.
Include a simple geometry manipulation, such as buffer, bounding box or simplify.
Include a simple SQL statement in your query, such as all counties with area over a certain size.
Take the union over all polygons that a query returns and display the union in the web map.
Topo Map Tiles
Fast map tile delivery for all 60,000 USGS Topo maps. Zoom and pan across a nationally updated USGS Topo map.
Our hillshade, slope and aspect map tiles give your webmap 3D content.
Terrain Tile Styler is a simple GUI to color a map based on elevation, hillshade, aspect or slope.
Allow end-users to set colors of regions by elevation
Simple example of aspect, hillshade and slope centered on Mount Fuji.
Hillshade is a simple and beautiful way to bring a map to life and give a 3D impression of terrain.
This simple example shows the slope of the coastline in a large park.
Allow an end-user to set a slope threshold, such as 20 degrees, and recolor the map to show all regions with a slope greater than 20 degrees.