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, 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!