[Talk-us] Printing out counties

Michal Migurski mike at stamen.com
Mon Mar 12 03:24:39 GMT 2012

On Mar 11, 2012, at 1:31 PM, Frederik Ramm wrote:

> Hi,
> On 03/11/2012 08:37 PM, Michal Migurski wrote:
>>> These are the sorts of things that counties tend to already have
>>> data for. They'll either be impressed with how great OSM is or
>>> they'll show off their data and we can get them to give it to us
>>> :).
>> I like the contrast between "OSM is good" and "help make OSM good" -
>> maybe there's a way to detect which is the case, and adapt the
>> wording around the maps to highlight this.
> It would be ideal if the wording makes clear that the primary way of making OSM good is getting an account, logging in, and mapping; doing a mapping party, meeting other mappers in a pub, do cool stuff.
> Not taking county data and importing it ;)

For sure, lot's of "Join Us, Hippies!"-type verbiage. =)


michal migurski- mike at stamen.com

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