[HOT] Quarterly Newsletter?

Dan S danstowell+osm at gmail.com
Sat Jul 4 13:41:05 UTC 2015


Nice idea, and I think quarterly is a good rhythm.

I like the format of "weekly osm" for keeping up-to-date but I guess
you're thinking of something a bit more verbose.

Dan

2015-07-04 14:26 GMT+01:00 john whelan <jwhelan0112 at gmail.com>:
> We know we have a lot of new mappers who we'd like to get map more sessions.
> We also know that mappers like feedback on how their work is used.  Perhaps
> a short newsletter might help is keep in touch with all our mappers.  There
> are topics which get discussed in the mailing list that might be of interest
> to others.
>
> I suggest no more than quarterly, and not yet more smiling faces gathered in
> a room, but perhaps one article per newsletter written by one of the NGOs,
> that answers the question how do you use the data.  Even if its mixed with
> other data and I suspect it is, its feedback and helps keep people mapping.
>
> I also suggest one pointer to one tutorial, how to map buildings in iD would
> be nice.
>
> Perhaps even a discussion on Validation, talking to one end user validated
> data was important to them.
>
> And no I'm not volunteering to be editor.
>
> Cheerio John
>
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