[OSM-talk] [OSM-dev] OSM front page design concept

John Smith deltafoxtrot256 at gmail.com
Sun Feb 21 11:42:35 GMT 2010


On 21 February 2010 21:35, Frederik Ramm <frederik at remote.org> wrote:
> Now we can either adopt a "free-for-all" approach where we encourage
> everyone to leave their feedback without spending 10 seconds on
> understanding how this map is generated, and then have a lot of work in
> post-processing (explaining to people that if they only had zoomed in
> further, the restaurant they were looking for would've been shown etc.)
> - or we can "crowd-source" this work by trying to educate those who wish
> to help, at the possible cost of turning away those with too small
> attention spans or too little technical aptitude.

Or we can try a third approach and find some middle ground between the two.

This might be restricting the types of information they can enter, it
might try to match near by POIs and see if something similar matches
etc.




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