A small poll about "Home Location"

Hello community :crab:,

OpenStreetMap has this feature called “Home Location”:

When set, your profile will become discoverable on the “nearby users” view:

Having said that,

Click to view the poll.

If you picked (I use it frequently) or (I use it from time to time), please share your use case in the discussion below. I really want to understand your perspective!

Context: I will use this poll as a guidance for OpenStreetMap NextGen development. I personally never truly used this feature due to privacy concerns. I also believe the current design may trick some young and inexperienced users into sharing their true home location publicly unwittingly. I consider redesigning the dashboard to focus more on your OSM friends rather than nearby-home location users.

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