Introduction to Line Visualization

Line vectors are commonly associated with streets and this tutorial will cover basic street line visualization.

  1. Introduction to road types and generalization (0:00)
  2. Road shapefiles, type fields and categorical symbolization (1:45)
  3. Symbolize only major roads (2:45)
  4. Symbolize different street line types (3:05)
  5. Control drawing order with symbol levels (4:30)
  6. Add municipal boundaries and water bodies (5:05)
  7. Add landmarks (7:20)
  8. Add road name labels (9:00)
  9. Add a trap street (10:35)
  10. Create a print layout, export to EPS, and insert into a document (12:10)