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GeoCommons

GeoCommons is a free and public version of the GeoIQ platform where anyone can contribute and share open data, easily build shareable maps and collaborate with others.Data and maps within the GeoCommons community are public and can be easily shared with other public websites and users, or embedded in other websites, blogs and wikis to be shared or can be exported via open standards. GeoCommons allows for import, export and share data and maps across a variety of standard formats such as OGC KML, GeoRSS Atom, GeoJSON, Spatialite and GeoPDF.

(from GeoCommons website)

Available expertise: 

Anahi Ayala Iacucci

Key Features: 
Access, visualize and analyze data
Suitable for: 
accessing, visualizing and analyzing already collected data on interactive maps
Time commitment: 
Medium
Not suitable for: 
Interactive maps that needs frequent updates of information
Technical expertise needed: 
Medium
Cost: 
$
Cost considerations: 
The software is free but the collcetion of data and the structure of the data in excel spreadsheet to be inserted ay require some expertise