[Tagging] Linking to Wikipedia subheaders

Tobias Knerr osm at tobias-knerr.de
Thu Aug 15 18:28:33 UTC 2013


On 15.08.2013 17:24, Dominik George wrote:
> The OSM wiki details that the syntax for linking to Wikipedia is de:Foo
> for Foo in de.wikipedia.org <http://de.wikipedia.org>.
> 
> How can I link to a subsection? Would de:Foo#Bar be recognized?

That link format is used within Wikipedia, so I think it is a sensible
choice.

However, I suggest to use this only if there is no alternative.
For example, if "Bar" has a full article on en.wikipedia.org, then I
would rather link that one (because then the language links work).



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