First and foremost...
Welcome to MapCore!
We wish you the best of luck with your entry into this competition. For those of you new to mapping, I thought I would share a few resources that I, and many others, will have found useful. If anyone has anything they think I should add, just let me know in the comments and I'll do my best to update it accordingly.
Please give this introduction a complete read through before following a never ending tunnel of hyperlinks as you could miss so