[OSM-talk] Metro Manila Philippines needs some OSM love
shaun at shaunmcdonald.me.uk
Wed Jul 16 12:19:33 BST 2008
John McKerrell wrote:
> I realised the fact that I missed the edit link so much is because my
> own map page that I normally use has one, so I've now added the "no
> names" layer to it:
> Select "Mapnik" then click on the little arrow and select
> "Highlighted". Edit link is in the top right, a location search is in
> a drop down box at the top of the page. The page will store your
> location in cookies, as well as in the hash, I find it useful to just
> have this as a bookmark under "Map" :-)
> I should probably point out that the aerial imagery is from Microsoft,
> not Yahoo!, so shouldn't be used to derive stuff for OSM.
Might be worth adding a warning on your map page.
> P.S. I've assumed it's ok for me to link to the tiles like this, if
> anyone from Cloudmade can confirm this or tell me whether I need to
> setup my own API key or whatever that would be useful.
You need to credit both CloudMade and OpenStreetMap when using the
CloudMade tiles. A good example is at:
You should also setup your own API Key. Each web site should have their
own API key. By going to http://cloudmade.com/signup and generating a
key for your site on your user page:
If you have any more questions please contact me off list.
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