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MeetingPlace ID: 7770; [http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/a/70ec431dabb0d9bd3506f4e1fe658fa7 Join the meeting]; Dial-in number: 877-453-7266  '''1 p.m. Mountain time on Thursdays'''
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To review the recording of a previous meeting, click [https://chqmpweb1.ldschurch.org/mpweb/scripts/mpx.dll MeetingPlace] Select Find a Meeting (ID 7770), enter the date (or date range -- such as Jan 1, 2013), and click Search. Scroll down and select the meeting you wish to review.  
 
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*You can join up to 10 minutes early. If you try to join the meeting at any other time, you will get an error that the meeting doesn't exist.
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*Prior to joining the meeting for the first time, run the [https://chqmpweb1.ldschurch.org/mpweb/scripts/browsertest.asp?SessionID=GDadfjgdncdNiFhnhiijhbbhDg&Language=000 MeetingPlace Test] to verify that you can participate in a web meeting.
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=== Kudos go to ...&nbsp;  ===
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*LDS Church Records - Wiki Always Team - Utah Pages
  
 
=== Updates and follow up  ===
 
=== Updates and follow up  ===
  
=== Community Council Report ===
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*Support Team changes
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:*[[User:Evancol|Jane]] has retired as a team leader but is staying on the [[Community Council]] and as a [[Moderator]].
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:*[[User:Ldrew|Lee Drew]] is replacing her as a team leader.
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*Forum replacement: We encourage everyone to look at all the options - this may be a transitional source waiting for FamilySearch to determine a permanent solution
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**[http://plus.google.com/communities Google Communities]
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**[http://fsgroups.com fsgroups.com]
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**No Comments - No further discussion
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*Goals: Evaluate 2012 and give ideas for goals for 2013 Lynda.
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**Move to 17 Jan Meeting
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=== Community Council Report ===
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The latest meeting was held on [[FamilySearch Wiki:Community Council/Minutes#January_9.2C_2013|January 9, 2013]]. Topics covered included [[Moderators]] (removing and suggested new responsibility), Improving communication between all contributors, ways to retain contributors and increase the number of active contributors. --[[User:Cottrells|Steve]] {{toolbar|[[User talk:Cottrells|talk]]|[[Special:Contributions/Cottrells|contribs]]}} 20:22, 10 January 2013 (UTC)
  
 
=== Business/Announcements  ===
 
=== Business/Announcements  ===
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*[http://www.powersearchingwithgoogle.com/ Google Power Searching Courses] (Free and excellent) - Lee
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*Volunteer Experience Committee
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*'''Needs''':
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**Testimonial for using the wiki - Success Stories - From perspective of patrons
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**Send stories and quotes to [mailto:VasquezJL@familysearch.org Janell Vasquez]
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**Non-FamilySearch Employee -&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FamilySearch Wikipedia editor to edit the FS.org article]
  
 
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=== New Agenda Items  ===
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Removal of moderators – we have a list now of a bunch of moderators who need to be removed for various reasons. Who should do it and how?
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*Moderators – let’s talk about adding a Things to Do page to their responsibilities
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**Reference Review [[FamilySearch Wiki talk:Moderator|Moderator Talk]]
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*Digital Collections - Slight subtitle change for Online Collections to include the word "collections". &nbsp;See example on the [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Utah_Online_Collections Utah Statewide Online Collections] title.
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*New LDS Church Records articles are being added that provide information about LDS Stakes and Wards including boundries, online records, etc. &nbsp;See the [[Cache County, Utah#Churches_and_Religious_Groups|Benson Stake link on the Cache County article]]. &nbsp;Kudo's to the&nbsp;Volunteer Experience Committee.
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=== Forums Overview  ===
 
=== Forums Overview  ===

Latest revision as of 16:41, 12 November 2013

To review the recording of a previous meeting, click MeetingPlace Select Find a Meeting (ID 7770), enter the date (or date range -- such as Jan 1, 2013), and click Search. Scroll down and select the meeting you wish to review.


Introduce new members


Kudos go to ...  

  • LDS Church Records - Wiki Always Team - Utah Pages

Updates and follow up

  • Support Team changes
  • Forum replacement: We encourage everyone to look at all the options - this may be a transitional source waiting for FamilySearch to determine a permanent solution
  • Goals: Evaluate 2012 and give ideas for goals for 2013 Lynda.
    • Move to 17 Jan Meeting

Community Council Report

The latest meeting was held on January 9, 2013. Topics covered included Moderators (removing and suggested new responsibility), Improving communication between all contributors, ways to retain contributors and increase the number of active contributors. --Steve (talk| contribs) 20:22, 10 January 2013 (UTC)

Business/Announcements

New Agenda Items

Removal of moderators – we have a list now of a bunch of moderators who need to be removed for various reasons. Who should do it and how?

  • Moderators – let’s talk about adding a Things to Do page to their responsibilities
  • Digital Collections - Slight subtitle change for Online Collections to include the word "collections".  See example on the Utah Statewide Online Collections title.
  • New LDS Church Records articles are being added that provide information about LDS Stakes and Wards including boundries, online records, etc.  See the Benson Stake link on the Cache County article.  Kudo's to the Volunteer Experience Committee.


Forums Overview

Be part of the solution! Make your opinions known! Post comments to an existing thread or start a new discussion at Wiki Contributors Corner forum.
Current forum threads of interest:


Polls


New since last week

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Comments added since last week


Decisions made since last week



Be bold, post your agenda items!

Feel free to post on the agenda any items you wish to discuss during the meeting. If your item requires details or feedback, post them on the discussion page and link to them from the agenda. Possible topics include:
  • Moderator and Adopters
  • Style Guide Discussions
  • Project Help Requests
  • Training Requests
  • Improve the Wiki


Purpose of the meeting

Improve the Wiki

  • Forge solutions with other community contributors.
  • Share best practices, ideas, and content.
  • Discuss current issues, community matters, and strategies.
  • Move issues to decision.

 


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