Tutorial 10: Refining map layout

Tutorial notes

Topics covered in this tutorial
•Understanding and using the “composer manager”
•Adding and configuring scale bars
•Organising image files and setting up a templates folder
•Adding images such as a logo and north arrow
•Understanding and reviewing the functionality of a map legend
•Overriding the “Auto update” settings to manually remove layers from the map legend
•Optimising the appearance of the map legend
•Simplifying and refining the aesthetic and functional design of the map layout