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Map Geodata

Looking for a way to import and visualize location data in formats like KML, Shapefile, or GeoJSON on a dashboard? Or do you have an Excel file with latitude and longitude values? Spotzi enables you to map your location data with just a few clicks and construct dashboards for immediate analysis of your location data.

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Before you get started

The quality of your geodata import all depends on the quality of your data. So before you want to importing your geodata, please use the following tips:

Import geodata

Start mapping geodata

1. Go to your home screen and open the MAP GEODATA option to start.

Import geodata

2. Select the option FROM A FILE and click NEXT STEP.

Select geodata to import

3. Name your map and select the file you want to upload. Press IMPORT to start uploading.

Adding geodata to a dashboard visualization

4. Your data is now being uploaded to your account; the time for completion depends on the size of your file. After your data has been uploaded successfully, click OPEN DASHBOARD to start styling your visualization and setting up your dashboard.

Open dashboard

Map Styling Options

Dashboard customization and data blocks

Map styling is an essential part of customizing your geomarketing dashboards. A well-selected range of colors makes a big difference in how a viewer might interpret the data you’re presenting. Spotzi’s predefined map styling options allow users to effortlessly create attractive and insightful dashboards. You can also stylize custom maps in order to match your brand identity — or that of a client! Our interface allows you to customize markers, icons, logos, colours, and even your own CSS. You have the following options:

For more information about Map Styling Options, please visit our page about Map Style Editor.

Customize your dashboard

Now you have styled your map, it is time to customize your dashboard. With Spotzi you can add graphs, text, images, change the layout and many more. Everything to enhance data communication, enabling storytelling and informed decision-making. It engages users, provides context, and offers a deeper understanding of geographic data. Aesthetically pleasing and inclusive, this approach amplifies the impact of your dashboards. In the dashboard customizer you have the following editing options:

For more information about setting up your dashboard further, please visit our page about Dashboard Builder.

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