OpenStreetMap Copyright and License dictates that the users will give OpenStreetMap credit.

Is there a way to add the credit into QGIS maps automatically?

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The OSM maps have a semi-automatic way to add credit into the maps. It need to be activated and once it head it placed at the right-bottom corner of the map. The first step is to go Properties of the map.

OSM Layer properties

Then you need to click on the "Place the credit..." box

Place the credit box

Once you have done this the credit will appear and will be to scale

resulting canvas with credits


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