Category: QGIS

  • Installing QGIS

    For some, it is easy to install QGIS and if you normally find installing and managing software easy just go to https://www.qgis.org, Now click the big green download now button. Since installing QGIS sometimes is a bit tricky This page has four sections For Windows users (Hoping all goes well) For Mac users (Hoping all […]

  • Install a QGIS plugin

    Most QGIS plugins are installed from the official Plugin repository and this is the process covered here. To install a plugin from the QGIS plugin repository go to the Plugins menu and chose “Manage and Install Plugins” This will open the plugin manager The plugin manager has 5 sections Tasks: Here the typical choices are […]

  • Doing map layout using QGIS

    A basic introduction to the “rules” of map design and how to implement them in QGIS 0:00 Introduction (The meaning of design) 0:52 4 different purposes of maps 2:30 Why use a map 4:55 Why not to use a map 6:40 The context 7:35 The media 8:10 The audience 9:16 The components of a map […]

  • Making a map using QGIS

    In this video, I will wake you through the basic operations of making a map using other desktop GIS QGIS Just wait until…or…hold on, you can this part of the video!