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[Hackathon doc sprint] Add Wikidata link to more OpenStreetMap Wiki pages
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A tag page at the OpenStreetMap Wiki can link to the corresponding Wikidata item, but it requires manually adding a link, so not many pages have one. It would be great if more OSM Wiki pages would link to Wikidata items, so that users can more easily access supporting information.

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mxn created this task.Aug 10 2017, 4:14 PM
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mxn added a comment.EditedAug 10 2017, 4:18 PM

Revision 1498164 adds a link to the Wikidata Query Service as a fallback:

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Would be great to get something more automated in here, though.

mxn added a comment.Jan 10 2018, 8:49 AM

This proposal would add Wikidata links to taginfo pages as well, based on the links in the infoboxes on the OSM Wiki.

Aklapper removed mxn as the assignee of this task.Jun 19 2020, 4:13 PM

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