OpenStreetMap Welcome Mat

Welcome Mat for OpenStreetMap community and Foundation. OpenStreetMap is the free and editable map of the world, created and maintained by a huge international community. Anybody can create an account and start editing on within minutes.

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What's new with OpenStreetMap?

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What's new with OpenStreetMap?

There are many ways to find out what’s new with OpenStreetMap. OSM has official social media channels at and

The official blog is at

There is an independent weekly newsletter at

Google News is frequently updated with articles about OpenStreetMap too.

Or just try searching the web or social media for OpenStreetMap. There are hundreds of articles and blog posts about OSM.