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Welcome-to-editing PM: nowiki on discord link
We all want to see these new editors switch from messing up the map to fixing up the map as quickly as possible. How do we get important information to them as quickly as possible?
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== What to do ==
* When an editor asks a basic question like "How do I stop making this parking lot?", don't answer. Visit. If they don't know that, they don't know much. But you can help. Share the [[Waze_Map_Editor/Welcome|Welcome page]] or [http://bit.ly/Rank1SKills Rank 1 skill slides]. Inspect their work. Get them to use [[Waze_Map_Editor#Permalink|permalinks]]. Point them at relevant sections of [[Best_map_editing_practice|Best Practices]] or [[Common editing mistakes]].
===Welcome-to-editing PM ===
<blockquote>Hello <insert name here>!
<nowiki>[url=https://wikiwazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/USA/Waze_Map_Editor/Welcome]Welcome to Waze Editing[/url]!</nowiki>I'm glad to see you editing in the <region> area. We can really use the helpin <region>.
I would like to see you connected to Please join the community of map waze editors sharing just like you. We share tips, tricks, and best practices for really making the map work for wazers. Please reply to this PM to find out more<nowiki>[url=https://discord.me/NorthEast_Region]join us on Discord chat[/url]</nowiki>. And remember to Always check in on chat the next each time you edit -- introduce . Introduce yourself as a new editor, and you'll get plenty of help.
Thanks for your help with the map.!</blockquote>
Some useful references:
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[*] [url=http://bit.ly/Rank1SKills]Rank 1 skill slides[/url]
[*] [url=https://wikiwazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/USA/Map_Editor_Interface_and_Controls]Map Editor Interface and Controls[/url][*] [url=https://wikiwazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/USA/Best_map_editing_practice]Best Practices[/url][*] [url=https://wikiwazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/USA/Common_editing_mistakes]Common Mistakes[/url][*] [url=https://wikiwazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/USA/Creating_and_editing_road_segments]Creating and editing road segments[/url]
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