Import ESRi or WMS layers via API url for data that stays up to date at all times.
🦒 In-App Guide
Video Guide to Styling Spatial Data in Giraffe
Many governments and companies host their data on open data servers. Take advantage of this free data by linking that layer into your Giraffe project.
There are 2 ways to open the layer upload applet:
Add layer → Create Your own → select layer type
Main menu (☰) → Layers → select layer type
The tricky part is finding the right API url.
Web search is your best friend - For Esri you're looking for urls that contain
FeatureServer and typically look like this NSW Cadastre one.
Speaking of NSW - that's where Giraffe was founded - so we maintain a list of our favourite layers from our home state here.