80 Best GIS Blogs and Websites
Here are 80 Best GIS Blogs you should follow in 2023
1. GIS Lounge
GIS Lounge is where you can learn about geographic information systems ( GIS ), geospatial technologies, cartography, and maps. Also featured are GIS jobs, conferences, and GIS industry news.
29.6K⋅ 51.7K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
2. Geospatial World
Get the latest updates on geospatial technology, application, research and business trends from our news, videos, magazine, blogs and more!
15.9K⋅ 32.1K⋅ 1.5K ⋅30 posts / week ⋅ Feb 2017 Get Email Contact More
3. Free and Open Source GIS Ramblings
Vienna, Wien, Austria
Free and Open Source GIS Ramblings - written by Anita Graser aka Underdark. I am a scientist, open source GIS advocate, and author. This blog was born in 2010 as a place to record my thoughts and experiences in using open source GIS.
22.5K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
4. Geo Informatics
GeoInformatics provides coverage, analysis and commentary with respect to the international surveying, mapping and GIS industry. GeoInformatics gives product and business news, reports, technical/application articles, hard- and software reviews, columns and more.
3K⋅ 12.2K ⋅5 posts / month Get Email Contact More
5. Google Maps Blog
Mountain View, California, US
The latest news and updates about Google Maps, which makes navigating and exploring your world faster and easier.
Also in Map Blogs, Google Maps Blogs
4.1M⋅ 4.2M⋅ 1.2M ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Mar 2012 Get Email Contact More
6. Bozmaps Blog
More images The Bozmaps Blog is an informative resource dedicated to GIS, offering a wealth of information on various topics including tips and tricks, expert advice, interview guidance, and new technologies in the field. The blog covers several areas within GIS such as drone and data capture, mapping software, GIS news, and the many benefits of GIS. It is an excellent resource for anyone looking to expand their knowledge and skills in GIS.
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QGIS Cyprus aims to promote the use of QGIS. The purpose of QGIS Cyprus, was created to gather the community of Cypriot QGIS users.
2.3K⋅ 247 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
Geoawesomeness is a blog about geospatial technologies and everything awesome around it. We are passionate about gis, maps, location-based apps, geomarketing, drones and remote sensing. We are passionate about the connection between location and the technology and are on a mission to build a geospatial knowledge community.
24.1K⋅ 26.3K⋅ 19.2K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
9. Grind GIS - GIS and Remote Sensing Blogs, Articles, Tutorials
Read and Learn about GIS and Remote Sensing Blogs, Articles, Tutorials and Maps. Learn about different kinds of open source GIS software and see different map.
2K⋅ 137 ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact More
10. SSP Innovations Blog
Centennial, Colorado, US
SSP Innovations is a Multi-award winning GIS experts in Esri & Schneider Electric software. Check out free GIS ebooks, videos, and more.
1.1K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
11. Spatial Source
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Spatial Source is the only independent news service for the Australasian surveying and spatial sectors. Find latest news on geospatial, surveying, GIS, location data and unmanned technologies.
1.3K⋅ 2.3K⋅ 175 ⋅11 posts / week Get Email Contact More
12. Earth Imaging Journal
Denver, Colorado, US
Earth Imaging Journal is a bimonthly magazine covering a range of earth observation and geospatial technologies and applications. Content ranges from introductory material to advanced technical discussion on a range of topics, including the latest advances in geospatial technology.
360⋅ 784 ⋅21 posts / week Get Email Contact More
13. OGC(R) blogs
Wayland, Massachusetts, US
The OGC is an international industry consortium of 525 companies, government agencies and universities. Its mission is to serve as a global forum for the collaboration of developers and users of spatial data products and services, and to advance the development of international standards for geospatial interoperability.
2.6K⋅ 25.7K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
Frederick, Maryland, US
xyHt, a magazine for geospatial professionals, is an evolving resource for professionals in the fields of positioning, measurement, and imaging. xyHt and its related publications cover topics in precision location and measurement. Specifically, Cartography - GIS, GIOS, Spatial IT.
1.3K⋅ 1.8K ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact More
15. GoGeomatics Canada
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
GoGeomatics is the largest and most popular communications hub promoting the Canadian geospatial community. The business was incorporated in 2011. GoGeomatics hosts over 100 fun, free, location technology networking events each year in cities across Canada.
2.1K⋅ 10.7K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact More
16. Canadian GIS & Geomatics
Canadian GIS & Geomatics have been helping Canadians find geographic information since 2005. It focuses on GIS, open data, cartography, geography & geomatics. Canadian Geospatial Resources helps in information related to geomatics, GIS, cartography / maps, geography, open data, python, drones / UAV, LIDAR, geo books, conferences, GIS jobs, & more.
5.7K⋅ 39.4K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
17. GIScience News
Heidelberg, Sachsen, Germany
Essential parts of the research focus of the GIScience research group (Geoinformatics) are reflected. News of Heidelberg University's GIScience Research Group and research in Geoinformatics and GIScience plus Higher Education.
830⋅ 1.6K ⋅8 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
18. Geo Hipster
GeoHipster is the brainchild of Atanas Entchev and Glenn Letham, of ENTCHEV GIS and GIS User, respectively. GeoHipster is a collaborative independent online publication on geotechnology and culture, with special focus on open source and open data. Mapping the world, one organic vertex at a time.
787⋅ 8.1K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
19. GIS and Agent-Based Modeling
Fairfax, Virginia, US
GIS and Agent-based modeling aim is to highlight and examine the latest advances in the fields of agent-based modeling, geographical information science (GIS) and other things along the way.This is a research site focused around my interests in Geographical Information Science (GIS) and Agent-Based Modeling (ABM).
1.6K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More
20. Very Spatial
Morgantown, West Virginia, US
Discussions on Geography and geospatial technologies podcast and blog focusing on Geography and geospatial technologies.
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1.4K⋅ 6.6K ⋅1 post / month ⋅ Jul 2005 Get Email Contact More
21. PolicyMap's GIS Blog
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US
GIS mapping from PolicyMap allows you to map data quickly and easily. PolicyMap provides up-to-date news, information and interesting data insights using the web's most user-friendly geographic information system (GIS).
470⋅ 1.9K ⋅3 posts / month ⋅ May 2008 Get Email Contact More
mikeE's Geo-Blog. The GeoObserver: 1. We do not need a space cover and 2. the earth is a disk.
1.5K ⋅5 posts / week Get Email Contact More
23. Manitoba GIS User Group
The Manitoba GIS User Group (MGUG) is a group of geomatics professionals and interested individuals using or supporting the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for spatial data management, analysis, and visualization. Formed to facilitate communication between people working in all areas of GIS, the User Group meets to allow its members to learn more about current activities and technology
992 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
24. Between the Poles
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
All about infrastructure and the impact of global climate change on how we manage our infrastructure. Geoff Zeiss has more than 20 years experience developing geospatial solutions for the utilities, communications, and public works industries.
9⋅ 1.1K ⋅30 posts / year ⋅ Feb 2006 Get Email Contact More
25. GIS Planning Blog
San Francisco, California, US
From practical news, tips, and place marketing strategies to industry news and product updates, our blog posts keep you up to date and informed about all things economic development. GIS Planning, Inc. is the trusted leader and inventor of web-based geographic information systems (GIS) which foster enhanced economic development.
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5.2K⋅ 1.7K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
26. The Think Geo
Frisco, Texas, US
ThinkGeo is a GIS (Geographic Information Systems) software company. Discussing Current Events in the GIS Industry and Highlighting New Map Suite Features.
726⋅ 488 ⋅1 post / year ⋅ Sep 2015 Get Email Contact More
27. Geospatial Solutions - GIS News
Cleveland, Ohio, US
GSS is owned by North Coast Media. Geospatial Solutions is an online community that addresses GIS, Earth imaging and geospatial markets. It also provides news on the use of geographic information systems (GIS) for all industries that use geospatial data.
3.2K⋅ 1.7K ⋅5 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
My name is Bill Dollins and I am a consultant specializing in the integration of geospatial technologies into mainstream IT environments. I have been working primarily for US Federal and DoD organizations since the early 1990s.
4.8K ⋅3 posts / quarter ⋅ Dec 2006 Get Email Contact More
29. Spatial Vision's Blog
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Specialist in information and spatial technologies. We provide business systems, advanced spatial analyses, practical mapping applications, and much more. Check the blog for Industry-leading news and insights on location technology, climate change, data visualisation, citizen science, emergency management, GIS, and more.
113⋅ 871 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
30. Cloudpoint Geographics Inc.
GIS services, GPS data collection, drone mapping, and asset management for state & local government, public works, utilities, engineers, surveyors, and facility owners founded by Jonathan Hodel in 2011.
292⋅ 517⋅ 129 ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Sep 2011 Get Email Contact More
31. From GIS to Remote Sensing
Rome, Lazio, Italy
A blog that goes from GIS to Remote Sensing, with tutorials and tips especially for open source software. By Luca Congedo, the author of the Semi-Automatic Classification Plugin for QGIS that allows for supervised classifications of Land Cover.
3.3K⋅ 1.1K ⋅3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
32. Indian Remote Sensing and GIS
Remote Sensing and GIS in India , Free GIS Data Download, Windows Apps, Watershed Analysis , ArcGIS Erdas Steps with Indian Remote Sensing.
26.9K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
33. Coordinates - GIS News
Coordinates : A resource on positioning, navigation and beyond and also GIS News. It also covers related technologies and applications like Mapping, Surveying, Cartography, Timing etc. It also highlights GIS, Remote Sensing, LIDAR, Photogrammetry etc and their applications
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This Forum is a volunteer organization that addresses the complex issues surrounding our chosen field, GIS (Geographic Information Science). This page of the Arkansas GIS Users Forum is an educational non profit organization for the shared use and application of Geographic Information Systems.
429⋅ 453⋅ 96 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
35. Paul Shapley's | Open Source Mapping & GIS
Find Observations, comments and tutorials on the world of open source mapping and geographical information systems(GIS) for users and developers.
1 post / month ⋅ Jun 2011 Get Email Contact More
36. Geospatial Enabling Technologies | Blog
GEOSPATIAL ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES (GET) was founded in 2006 with headquarters in Athens and in Thessaloniki, active in Greece and abroad. Our team consists of professionals with high level of technical knowledge and experience in management and development of spatial information, in open standards, open and free software, open data and the environment.
255 ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Jun 2015 Get Email Contact More
37. Spatial Times
Unofficial thoughts on GIS technology for the spatial world. This blog is just as much for me as it is my [potential] readers. The goal is to share interesting news, ideas, and solutions related to the world of GIS.
3 posts / year ⋅ Apr 2014 Get Email Contact More
38. Attentive AI Blog
New Delhi, Delhi, India
Read all about digital maps, GIS tools, remote sensing, feature extraction and the technological advancement from all across the geospatial world world
23.3K⋅ 116 ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Oct 2019 Get Email Contact More
39. Swift Geospatial
Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
Explore Explore Transforming Geospatial (GIS) Data Into Knowledge Swift Geospatial - A Company with a Vision At Swift Geospatial, we believe technology that helps describe the changes on our planet should be accessible to all professionals and decision makers alike.
1K⋅ 30⋅ 168 ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
40. GIS Crack | GIS
Learn for free Geographic Information System. Know the power of GIS.
3 posts / week ⋅ Oct 2013 Get Email Contact More
41. Lat Long Blog
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Lat × Long is a weblog exploring and documenting geospatial technology, data and standards on the Web. It provides regular updates and links to industry news, events, software and tools.
179 ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact More
42. GIS Tube - Youtube
This Channel provides assistance for Education and Technology related to GIS and Remote Sensing to daily usage.
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43. Esri - News
Redlands, California, US
Esri has cultivated collaborative relationships with partners who share our commitment to solving Earth's most pressing challenges with geographic expertise and rational resolve. The latest GIS News from Esri, the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology and mapping software.
616.7K⋅ 192.8K Get Email Contact More
44. Google Earth Blog
Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Google Earth Blog - The amazing things about Google Earth. Google Earth has revolutionized the ability to visualize geospatial information and has raised awareness about the importance of tying information to location.
45.5K⋅ 21.3K Get Email Contact More
45. The CASA » GIS
London, England, UK
The latest outputs from researchers, alumni and friends at the UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA). Find information on GIS in this blog.
Also in UK GIS Blogs
241.2K⋅ 125.1K ⋅2 posts / year ⋅ Dec 2009 Get Email Contact More
46. GIS Cafe - News
Campbell, California, US
GISCafe is a portal offering GIS and geospatial professionals complete GIS product catalog listings, technical papers,GIS news. It delivers the latest GIS industry commentary, news, product reviews, articles, events and resources from a single, convenient point. We provide our users a constantly updated view of the entire world of GIS that allows them to make more timely and informed decisions.
3.6K⋅ 5.5K ⋅30 posts / year Get Email Contact More
47. GIS Geography
GIS Geography is the source for geographic data, cartographic maps, remote sensing, spatial analysis and GIS software.
6.3K⋅ 21.8K Get Email Contact More
CARTO is the location intelligence platform for turning location data into business outcomes. Learn about new features, event updates, conferences, online mapping, and view how-to-guides at the CARTO blog.
10.4K⋅ 32.4K ⋅30 posts / year Get Email Contact More
49. Monde Geospatial
Geospatial videos, news, articles and events relating to GIS, cartography, Remote Sensing, GPS, Surveying, Geomatics and geospatial technologies
87.9K⋅ 11.6K ⋅21 posts / month Get Email Contact More
50. Anything Geospatial - AnyGeo
GISuser is a leading source of news and tips for the GIS, mapping, mobile, social location, and geospatial professional community. It is a community resource for the GIS, mapping, and location-based technology crowd
70⋅ 6 ⋅1 post / year Get Email Contact More
51. Digital-Geography.com - GIS, geodata, maps and anything related!
Digital-geography.com is a multilingual blog about GIS-tutorials, webmapping, statistics and much more out of the 'geosphere'.
9.8K⋅ 2.7K Get Email Contact More
52. GIS and Science
Redlands, California, US
GIS and Science provides applications of geospatial technology for scientific research and understanding.
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53. The Daily Viz
I'm a Seoul-based reporter focused on data analysis and visualization. The Daily Viz, is a sketchpad where I create and curate interesting visual stories — both large and small — that interest me.
118⋅ 11.6K⋅ 969 Get Email Contact More
54. USC GIS Online
Welcome to our geographic information science (GIS) and technology blog. We feature a mixture of GIS academic articles, news, USC student stories, and interesting GIS application articles. We recommend follow this blog if you want to find out more about what excites us as GIS practitioners and academics - we aim to provide a mixture of interesting GIS news articles, career information, and highlights from the GIS programs at the University of Southern California.
19.9K⋅ 342 ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
55. Boston GIS
Boston, Massachusetts, US
Geographic Information Systems Web Mapping OpenGIS and open source Solutions. Its a database programmer's perspective on GIS. It focuses on providing information and tips on using standard complaint and open source GIS tools.
1.4K ⋅3 posts / year Get Email Contact More
56. Spatially Adjusted
Tempe, Arizona, US
My name is James Fee, and I'm CTO of Cityzenith. Get information on Geospatial Technology, Web Mapping and Spatial Services.
40 ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact More
57. GeoPlanIT | Geodesign, GIS, ArcGIS and much more
The intention of this blog is to discuss themes related to technology, geography and town planning. It's a broad topic area I know but it should provide me with some material! The blog will be a place where you find out useful information such as methods to make maps, or cool plugins for SketchUp that I like.
Also in UK Urban Planning Blogs
125⋅ 17 ⋅4 posts / year ⋅ Jun 2009 Get Email Contact More
58. Esri Australia - News
Esri Australia is the nation's leading GIS technology and services provider. As Australia's leading GIS specialist, we use advanced technology to deliver location-based intelligence to clients to help them do more with their information.
2.7K⋅ 3.1K ⋅6 posts / year Get Email Contact More
News on GIS, Remote Sensing, R, Web-mapping, Leaflet, Data Visiualization & - Management. Tutorials on Leaflet R raster, rgdal and other Open Source. Information on GIS, Mapping, Remote Sensing, Geodata, Geospatial news
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60. GIS MAP INFO
GIS MAP Info is a website that provides all useful tips and tricks to perform GIS operation with GIS tools. It also enlist all types of Map Engine and related tutorial with it.
3.8K ⋅22 posts / year Get Email Contact More
61. The ThinkGeo Blog
Frisco, Texas, US
Discussing Current Events in the GIS Industry and Highlighting New Map Suite Features.
725⋅ 488 Get Email Contact More
62. The Spatial Blog
A Chartered Geographer with more than 15 years experience in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), data management and geospatial innovation. Nicholas has consulted and provided work for most industry sectors such as offshore & onshore renewables, environmental, maritime archaeology, offshore & onshore survey. Trialing a new way to keep in touch and communicate with GIS & Geomatics professionals.
108⋅ 4.4K Get Email Contact More
63. Thunderhead Explorer
Atlanta, Georgia, US
Tips and Tricks using GIS BigData, ArcGIS APIs and other fun stuff.
2.7K ⋅ Dec Get Email Contact More
64. AE2S GIS Blog
AE2S is a specialized civil/environmental consulting engineering firm. Surveying, mapping, geographic information systems (GIS), instrumentation and controls, general civil engineering, structural engineering, electrical engineering, and site development are also provided as stand-alone services or in support of our primary services. One can find tips, tricks, and GIS industry news.
1.4K⋅ 1K Get Email Contact More
65. GIS for Thought | GIS, Mapping, and Remote Sensing
I am a GIS professional based in Ireland, with a passion for anything spatial.The posts and views on this blog are my own and are not representative of who I work for.
970 ⋅9 posts / year Get Email Contact More
66. GIS People - News
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
GIS People journey began in 2010. We are a Brisbane based multi-award-winning IT company that specialises in GIS technology. It is a location-based software, analytics and training. Catch up on the latest Australian news with GIS People.
2.6K⋅ 725 Get Email Contact More
Featuring the latest news, developments, and updates from the GIS World. GeoSpoc is a geo-analytics company, delivering niche location-based solutions, services, and products.
2K⋅ 591 ⋅18 posts / year Get Email Contact More
68. Smathermather's Weblog
Remote Sensing, GIS, Ecology, and Oddball Techniques.
1.9K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
69. Another GIS Blog
I use GIS and develop GIS applications. This blog about GIS, C , .Net, Python, and Other Information Technologies.
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70. WiSAR and GIS
Wellington, Florida, US
Paul Doherty is a GIS specialist and enthusiast. Find maps are at the core of any Wildland Search and Rescue (WiSAR) operation.
3.9K ⋅ Dec 2012 Get Email Contact More
71. GeoSeer Blog
Keep up with articles from GeoSeer Blog .
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72. G.I.S Blog
It's all about G.I.S
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Salisbury, England, UK
I am a Professor in the Department of Geography and Geosciences at Salisbury University in Salisbury, Maryland. In these pages, you can expect me to talk about statistics and geography, spatial SQL, enterprise GIS, parallel processing and GIS, and programming GIS solutions.
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74. GIS @ UWF Blog
Pensacola, Florida, US
Making Geography Smarter. Bringing research and Geographic Information Science (GIS) services and education to regional partners, UWF faculty, and students.
314 ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact More
75. GIS Tools and Techniques for Landscape Ecological Research
Reno, Nevada, US
With this blog I intend to share GIS, remote sensing, and spatial analysis tips, experiences, and techniques with others. Most of my work is in the field of Landscape Ecology, so there is a focus on ecological applications. Postings include tips and suggestions for data processing and day-to-day GIS tasks, links to my GIS tools and approaches, and links to scientific papers that I've been involved in.
11 posts / year ⋅ Dec Get Email Contact More
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
GIS Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|Space & Earth Observation||193|
|Business And Industry Trends||136|
|GIS & Mapping||126|
|People And Events||108|
|Company & Industry||96|
|Drones & UAVs||65|
|Topic||Past Month Count|
GIS Blogs By Country
|Country||No. of Blogs|
|UK GIS Blogs||6|