→General Guidelines on Road Editing
== Map Editing Guide for the Philippines ==
It is presumed you have read [[
wazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/Global/Best map editing practice|Best map editing practice]] before reading this section. While most of the content in the Global Waze Wiki are applicable for the Philippine road network, the Waze map still needs to be tweaked and customized for the Philippines. Below is the general guideline for Waze map editing in the Philippines. '''''This supersedes any generic guide wiki entries not specific to the Philippines.'''''
=== Note to all would-be editors in the Philippines ===
== General Guidelines on Road Editing ==
1. Creating roads: You may use aerial images or GPS tracks as a guide, or you may use your recorded drives. When drawing roads, pay careful attention where you trace. Generally it is recommended that you trace right where the GPS tracks are thickest (if available). Please make sure the Roads layer is on before tracing a new road to prevent making duplicate/overlapping roads. Note also that we don't necessarily trace exactly what we see. See [[
wazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/Global/Best map editing practice|Best map editing practice]] for specifics.
2. Setting the road type: