CARTO 3 Workspace

CARTO 3 Workspace

Creating a map from your data

To create a map from your data, select a connection and click on a specific content (database/project(s), schemas/datasets and tables) from the collapsible tree.

Data Explorer first connection

Once your table or tileset is selected, you can view a preview of the map and the details of the table or tileset. You can create a map by clicking on the Create map button on the top. This will open the CARTO 3 map tool: Builder.

Data Explorer first connection

In this example, we have created a map from the tileset that was selected in the previous step:

Data Explorer first connection

The CARTO 3 Builder contains many features that guide you through the process of creating a map, changing the styling, and selecting how your data appears. Use the following task list as guide for some of the main CARTO 3 Builder features:

  • Add your source guide
  • View your data table guide
  • Configure your map settings guide
  • Style your maps guide