MAPublisher - map production software for Adobe Illustrator
Powerful cartography software
for Adobe Illustrator

When Map Quality Matters®

MAPublisher screenshot - cartographic design and mapping software for Adobe Illustrator

Mapping solutions for the 21st century®

Finally, high-quality map production software that works. MAPublisher® cartography software seamlessly integrates over fifty GIS mapping tools into the Adobe Illustrator environment to help you create maps the way you want, how you want.

Import the most widely used GIS data formats, including those from Esri, MapInfo, FME Desktop, AutoCAD, Google and the U.S. Government. Export data to a wide variety of standard GIS formats including the ability to export documents to geospatial PDF and take them mobile with the PDF Maps iOS app. See all MAPublisher supported formats.

All GIS data attributes and geographic parameters are maintained and editable. Use MAPublisher tools to create, query, and select features and attributes.

MAPublisher supports Esri ArcGIS 10 geodatabases and ArcMap document (MXD) files*. Connect to Personal, File and ArcSDE geodatabases with ease. Learn more about geodatabase support in MAPublisher.

Cartography with MAPublisher is now faster, easier, and better than it has ever been. When used together with Geographic Imager for Adobe Photoshop, they form the perfect vector and raster map creation software package for the Adobe Creative Cloud and Suite.

How does MAPublisher stack up to ArcGIS for Adobe Creative Cloud? Take a look at the comparison matrix and you'll understand how seamless and deep the integration of MAPublisher is within Adobe Illustrator.


Feature Highlights

MAP Themes provide tools for a variety of thematic mapping operations. Stylesheet themes are used for quick, easy and accurate styling of points, lines, areas and text. Chart themes produces feature specific bar and pie charts while Dot Density themes aid in the creation of thematic dot density maps.

Create thematic maps with MAPublisher

MAP Web Author works seamlessly with existing Adobe Illustrator and MAPublisher tools to produce interactive web maps in both HTML5 and Flash formats. Work directly from an Illustrator map document, to combine GIS data, attribute information, symbols, graphic styles and images to create a web map with layer controls, pan and zoom controls, roll-overs and pop-ups. Cartographic quality web map production has never been simpler and more efficient. HTML5 maps work on mobile devices. Learn more.

Export Flash maps with MAPublisher

Import leading GIS industry formats from ArcGIS, MapInfo, Google Earth, and other GIS sources with all attributes and georeferencing intact and fully editable. Also, import Esri Personal, File and ArcSDE geodatabases. Make vector and database edits, data edits, additions and save your changes to a variety of GIS industry standard data formats. In addition, export map documents to Geospatial PDF. See all MAPublisher supported formats.

Import data into MAPublisher

MAPublisher tools seamlessly integrate into the user interface and can be resized, moved, and docked just like native Adobe Illustrator panels. The MAPublisher Toolbar allows you to easily launch all the main MAPublisher tools in a single click. Manage map layers, view map attributes, create and edit stylesheets, create selection filters, plot points and much more. See all features.

MAPublisher integrates into Adobe Illustrator


MAPublisher Add-on

MAPublisher LabelPro - Automated and advanced cartographic labeling for MAPublisher  

MAPublisher FME Auto™ connects the processing power of FME Desktop to the design environment of MAPublisher Adobe Illustrator. [+ more]


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