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Tags on a real world photo, apparently partly a caricature/joke

Having created your nodes and ways you'll want to tag them with additional information, for example the road name, the road number and type (whether it's an A road, B road, footpath, railway, and so on).

Here are a number of useful links:

Recommended Tagging Scheme

  • The Main recommended tagging scheme is described in Map Features.

Recommended Tagging Scheme By Country

Tagging guidelines by country are listed below. Another list can also be found on the Category:Tagging guidelines by country page. For countries not listed below see Category:Projects.

See also