Welcome to Simple GIS Client Tutorials page. This page contains video tutorials covering the basics of geocoding in the Simple GIS Client application. The videos below cover the basics of batch geocoding addresses from an Excel or csv file as well as creating your own geocode database.
Batch Geocoding Street Addresses from Excel or CSV Files
This GIS video tutorial demonstrates geocoding a set of street addresses from an Excel spreadsheet document into a new shapefile using the integrated US Census Geocoder service.
Creating a new project file from a project template
Batch geocoding street addresses from an Excel spreadsheet file.
Changing symbology on a shapefiles legend
Zip Code, County, or State Boundary Mapping in Simple GIS
This video tutorial will demonstrate how you can map data from an Excel spreadsheet to zip code boundaries. The same steps can be used to map data to county or state boundaries as well.
Creating a new Simple GIS Client project with a pre-loaded base map.
Mapping data from an Excel spreadsheet to zip code boundaries
Creating Your Own Geocode Database in Simple GIS
This video GIS tutorial will demonstrate creating your geocode database using freely available Tiger data from the US Census Bureau and creating a geocode database using multiple datasources
Creating new geocode database
Address mapping single address at a time
Using Batch Geocoding to map multiple addresses at one time.