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Inquiry on Wikivoyage developer procedures[edit]


We're Korean tech. startup called 'Pintween' on travel space and building mobile app at this moment. Pintween would like to utilize wonderful assets and datasets of the Wikivoyage to serve potential audiences for our app.

Could you guide us how to access the data and the dev guideline for us to start?

Or if there is any specific contact I can talk to, it would be wonderful to let us to be connected

Looking forward to hearing back from you. You can drop me a line to

Cheers JaeSung Co-founder Pintween 09:15, 6 December 2019 (UTC)

Annyeong and welcome! Wikivoyage:How to re-use Wikivoyage guides can give you some useful advice to get started. If you have questions related to code and such, I think User:Traveler100, User:RolandUnger, User:Matroc and can help you (or they can point you to someone who does). --Ypsilon (talk) 09:38, 6 December 2019 (UTC)


How do I send an Email here?--Dthomsen8 (talk) 03:22, 13 December 2019 (UTC)

Go to the home page of the user you want to contact, and look on the left hand panel for "Email this user". Ground Zero (talk) 03:47, 13 December 2019 (UTC)
This can only be done on desktop mode.--ThunderingTyphoons! (talk) 07:51, 13 December 2019 (UTC)
And only for users who have enabled receiving mail from other users, and only from users who have done the same, if I remember correctly. Register your e-mail, enable getting e-mail (you have done that, but somebody else might not) and find the link in the panel of your user page. Then you know where to look for it and immediately see if it is absent for some user. --LPfi (talk) 08:19, 13 December 2019 (UTC)


How come none of my attempts at adding a banner image have worked? Is there set of instructions I need to read? Kevlar67 (talk) 18:44, 19 December 2019 (UTC)

Yes. Have a look at Wikivoyage:Banner Expedition#Creating a banner, and thank you! Ikan Kekek (talk) 20:07, 19 December 2019 (UTC)