[talk-ph] OSM Editing Tip in < 5 Minutes screencast series

maning sambale emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com
Fri Apr 30 07:17:59 BST 2010


Do you know you can use other background maps in Potlatch?

We have additional high-res images for some areas without Yahoo!
imagery.  Currently we have imagery for Pampanga, Bulacan and
Pangasinan.  Details here:
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/WikiProject_Philippines/hires_imagery#Other_imagery_sources

screencast here:
http://vimeo.com/11295613

On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 7:59 PM, Totor <totor_osm at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I had a hard time too finding how to tag resorts.
> I finally use leisure=beach_resort now.
>
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Tag:leisure%3Dbeach_resort
>
> To find how to tag things, I usually just search the wiki.
> Example:
> http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/w/index.php?title=Special%3ASearch&search=resort&fulltext=Search
>
> Regards,
>
> Totor
>
> --- On Wed, 4/28/10, maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> From: maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: [talk-ph] OSM Editing Tip in < 5 Minutes screencast series
>> To: "osm-ph" <talk-ph at openstreetmap.org>
>> Date: Wednesday, April 28, 2010, 10:54 AM
>> On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 5:58 PM,
>> tutubi
>> <tutubi at backpackingphilippines.com>
>> wrote:
>> > hi maning,
>> >
>> > I'm already past that level :P
>> So you're not a noob anymore. :)
>>
>> > I need some sort of a cheat sheet on proper and
>> complete tagging of ways and
>> > POIs, what I do is to explore the tags and just copy
>> but I want the tags to
>> > be complete.
>> OSM do not have standard tag for many things.  The
>> best way to get a
>> feel of what the community is tagging is by looking at what
>> other
>> people are using (which is what we all do).
>>
>> Some tools that maybe helpful:
>> osmdoc ( tagging stats for the whole world) -
>> http://osmdoc.com/en/tag/tourism/#values
>> tagwatch ( tagging stats for some countries) -
>> http://tagwatch.stoecker.eu/Philippines/En/keystats_tourism.html
>> and a shiny new feature in Potlatch called "Find tag"
>> (bottom of your
>> Potlach window)
>>
>> > example, how do i tag a resort?
>> > tourism=resort?
>> > name=resortname
>> >
>> > bank with atm:
>> > amenity=bank
>> > name=bankname
>> > atm=yes
>> >
>> > i might explore JOSM or Merkaartor one of these days
>> >
>> > --
>> > ---
>> > I explore, therefore I blog.
>> >
>> > http://www.backpackingphilippines.com
>> >
>> > On Wed, Apr 28, 2010 at 7:43 AM, maning sambale <emmanuel.sambale at gmail.com>
>> > wrote:
>> >>
>> >> Hi,
>> >>
>> >> I'm making some videos on editing data in OSM.
>>  This is intended for
>> >> newbies.  My plan is to make short screencast
>> focusing on one
>> >> feature/editing tip.
>> >>
>> >> So far I made two videos using Potlatch as an
>> editor:
>> >> - Splitting ways in Potlatch
>> >> - Edit data using your uploaded GPS tracks
>> >
>> >
>> >
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> cheers,
>> maning
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