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added demo to readme

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This code accompanies a five-part blog series on our recent explorations making choropleth maps using PostGIS, TileMill, Mapnik and Google Maps. On completion of the tutorial you'll have made something like this:

To work through the tutorial go here:

If you're impatient, install the requirements...

PostgreSQL, PostGIS, GDAL, etc. geo stack:

PostGIS spatial database template:

Mapnik and TileMill:

pip, virtualenv and virtualenvwrapper:

And install the required Python libraries to a virtualenv:
mkvirtualenv making-maps-demo
pip install -r requirements.txt

...and fire up your tiles.

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