Embedding a Workspace into Your Own Website

A new feature in Global Fishing Watch is the ability to embed a workspace into your own website like this:

Once your workspace is in your web page like this one above, here are the things you can do:

  • Play the timeline: Click on the arrow next to the timeline
  • Move the map view: Click inside the workspace window and drag to move the map.
  • Zoom in or out: Using your mouse pad, scroll wheel or “shift +”and “shift -”  on your keyboard.
  • Go to the live workspace in Global Fishing Watch: Click on the title bar at the top of the workspace.

HERE’S HOW YOU DO IT:

STEP 1

Select Share in the lower right side of the workspace you would like to embed.

STEP 2

Select “Embed”

STEP 3

Select “Copy.”

STEP 4

Paste code into your website

 

[Here’s an example of a workspace added to a blog post about the use of geospatial technology and satellites to solve global problems written by someone who heard about Global Fishing Watch through word-of-mouth. ]