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HTML Map Contest

 

HTML Map Contest


Hi AREDN Meshers!

The AREDN Team is looking for a few good men (and ladies)!  The new mapping feature that is in 3.16.1.0 needs your help.
As some of you have seen, we have a good, workable KML map file.  We would like to hold a contest to use that KML to create the best HTML based map that we can host on the www.aredn.org website.

CHALLENGE:
To create an HTML embedded map that utilizes the AREDN kml files that can be hosted on www.aredn.org.

SKILLS REQUIRED:
Front-end web development: Javascript, CSS, etc.

AREDN PROVIDED SERVICES/FILES:

REQUIREMENTS:
Your map should include (at minimum) the following (optional) query string parameters:

  • z=(zoom level)
  • lat=(latitude value)
  • lon=(longitude value)

Entries to include:

  • Your name
  • Your callsign
  • A zip file containing all the files required to host your map page.

Entries to be submitted via email to: mapcontest@aredn.org by 11:00PM Pacific time on April, 30, 2016
Entrants agree that AREDN.org has full rights to use and/or modify the files and host on www.aredn.org (or another property, as deemed appropriate by the AREDN team)
 

REWARD(S):

  • One personalized (w/your callsign) AREDN travel mug
  • Map credits on www.aredn.org
  • One official AREDN embroidered patch
  • Two official AREDN vinyl node labels

JUDGING:
Winner to be decided by the AREDN community on the Official AREDN website/forums.
All votes must be registered on the AREDN forums “contest topic” by 11:00PM Pacific time on May, 31, 2016

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