Difference between revisions of "Best practices for creating GTFS"

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The [[General Transit Feed Specification]] allows for transit features to be described using a variety of approaches. In some cases, particular approaches will result in better results in [[:Category:GTFS-consuming applications|GTFS-consuming applications]]. Various pages on the web offer advice on best practices for creating GTFS.
 
The [[General Transit Feed Specification]] allows for transit features to be described using a variety of approaches. In some cases, particular approaches will result in better results in [[:Category:GTFS-consuming applications|GTFS-consuming applications]]. Various pages on the web offer advice on best practices for creating GTFS.
  
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'''Official''':
 
* [http://gtfs.org/best-practices/ GTFS.org Industry-Standard Best Practices] - These Best Practices are agreed to and published by 17 industry partners. These are the most broadly-accepted and complete GTFS Best Practices.
 
* [http://gtfs.org/best-practices/ GTFS.org Industry-Standard Best Practices] - These Best Practices are agreed to and published by 17 industry partners. These are the most broadly-accepted and complete GTFS Best Practices.
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'''Unofficial''':
 
* [[The Transit App]] [http://transitapp.com/developers developers page] provides "Open Data Guidelines" which includes recommendations on how to form GTFS for best results in the application.
 
* [[The Transit App]] [http://transitapp.com/developers developers page] provides "Open Data Guidelines" which includes recommendations on how to form GTFS for best results in the application.
 
* Google Maps has a [https://maps.google.com/help/maps/mapcontent/transit/bestpractices.html GTFS Best Practices Guide]
 
* Google Maps has a [https://maps.google.com/help/maps/mapcontent/transit/bestpractices.html GTFS Best Practices Guide]

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The General Transit Feed Specification allows for transit features to be described using a variety of approaches. In some cases, particular approaches will result in better results in GTFS-consuming applications. Various pages on the web offer advice on best practices for creating GTFS.

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