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=== '''Pages and Projects That Need Your Help'''  ===
 
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=== Beginner Projects  ===
 
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:Some examples of beginner projects might be checking for broken links or adding categories to pages.
 
:Some examples of beginner projects might be checking for broken links or adding categories to pages.
  
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::*[[Help:Categorization|Adding Categories]]
 
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::*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Maintenance/General Cleanup|Repair Broken Links]]
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::*&lt;a href="FamilySearch Wiki:Maintenance/General Cleanup"&gt;Repair Broken Links&lt;/a&gt;
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::*Add information to your county and/or city pages.  
 
::*Add information to your county and/or city pages.  
 
::*Prepare county histories - county section of each state.  
 
::*Prepare county histories - county section of each state.  
::*Repositories - what's in a repository of genealogical interest ... U.S. Canada.  
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::*Repositories - what's in a repository of genealogical interest ... U.S. Canada.<br>
 
::*Write about Migration Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. and Canada.
 
::*Write about Migration Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. and Canada.
 
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=== Stub Pages  ===
 
=== Stub Pages  ===
  
:A "Stub" is a page containing a limited amount of information. If you need help learning about stub pages and how to add information to them, review the article &lt;a _fcknotitle="true" href="FamilySearch Wiki:Stub"&gt;FamilySearch Wiki:Stub&lt;/a&gt;. Follow a link below to help fill out pages that need more information:
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:A "Stub" is a page containing a limited amount of information. If you need help learning about stub pages and how to add information to them, review the article [[FamilySearch Wiki:Stub]]. Follow a link below to help fill out pages that need more information:
 
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::*[[Adair, Iowa|Adair, Iowa]]  
 
::*[[Adair, Iowa|Adair, Iowa]]  
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::*[[Anthon, Iowa|Anthon, Iowa]]  
 
::*[[Anthon, Iowa|Anthon, Iowa]]  
 
::*[[Arbor Hill, Iowa|Arbor Hill, Iowa]]
 
::*[[Arbor Hill, Iowa|Arbor Hill, Iowa]]
 
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::*For additional Iowa stub pages see [[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Category:Iowa_stubs List of Iowa Stub Pages]]
 
::*For additional Iowa stub pages see [[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Category:Iowa_stubs List of Iowa Stub Pages]]
 
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=== Wanted Pages  ===
 
=== Wanted Pages  ===
  
:A "Wanted Page" is a page that doesn't yet exist, but someone created a link to it, showing that they want a page on that topic created. For online classes to learn how to create a new page or wiki article click here: &lt;a href="http://bcove.me/m9ttknth"&gt;Creating a Wiki Article&lt;/a&gt; &lt;a href="http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/CreatingandSearching/player.html"&gt;Searching for and Creating Articles&lt;/a&gt;.
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:A "Wanted Page" is a page that doesn't yet exist, but someone created a link to it, showing that they want a page on that topic created. For online classes to learn how to create a new page or wiki article click here: [http://bcove.me/m9ttknth Creating a Wiki Article] [http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/CreatingandSearching/player.html Searching for and Creating Articles].
  
 
:Follow the red links below to create a requested Wanted page:
 
:Follow the red links below to create a requested Wanted page:
 
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::*[[Iowa Voting Registers|Iowa Voting Registers]]  
 
::*[[Iowa Voting Registers|Iowa Voting Registers]]  
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::*[[Library of Iowa|Library of Iowa]]
 
::*[[Library of Iowa|Library of Iowa]]
  
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::*Look through the [[Special:WantedPages|list of wanted pages]]
 
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::*Look through the &lt;a href="Special:WantedPages"&gt;list of wanted pages&lt;/a&gt;
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=== Maintaining Existing Pages  ===
 
=== Maintaining Existing Pages  ===
  
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:*1. State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families.  
 
:*1. State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families.  
:*2. If you are interested in being a moderator for a state or country, please contact the &lt;a href="mailto:support@familysearch.org"&gt;Support Team&lt;/a&gt;
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:*2. If you are interested in being a moderator for a state or country, please contact the [mailto:support@familysearch.org Support Team]
 
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=== Other Help Wanted Projects  ===
 
=== Other Help Wanted Projects  ===
  
:If there are other areas of the FamilySearch Wiki you would like to volunteer for, we have a &lt;a href="FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Wiki"&gt;Wiki Help Wanted&lt;/a&gt; page that lists additional projects and areas where help is needed.
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:If there are other areas of the FamilySearch Wiki you would like to volunteer for, we have a [[FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Wiki|Wiki Help Wanted]] page that lists additional projects and areas where help is needed.
 
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<br> &lt;a _fcknotitle="true" href="Category:Iowa"&gt;Iowa&lt;/a&gt; &lt;a _fcknotitle="true" href="Category:States_of_the_United_States"&gt;States_of_the_United_States&lt;/a&gt;
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[[Category:Iowa]] [[Category:States_of_the_United_States]]

Revision as of 22:59, 21 March 2013

Contents

Pages and Projects That Need Your Help

Beginner Projects

Some examples of beginner projects might be checking for broken links or adding categories to pages.
  • Adding Categories
  • Repair Broken Links
  • Add information to your county and/or city pages.
  • Prepare county histories - county section of each state.
  • Repositories - what's in a repository of genealogical interest ... U.S. Canada.
  • Write about Migration Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. and Canada.

Stub Pages

A "Stub" is a page containing a limited amount of information. If you need help learning about stub pages and how to add information to them, review the article FamilySearch Wiki:Stub. Follow a link below to help fill out pages that need more information:


Wanted Pages

A "Wanted Page" is a page that doesn't yet exist, but someone created a link to it, showing that they want a page on that topic created. For online classes to learn how to create a new page or wiki article click here: Creating a Wiki Article Searching for and Creating Articles.
Follow the red links below to create a requested Wanted page:


Maintaining Existing Pages

Check and fix broken links


Specific Needs for Your Area

  • 1. State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families.
  • 2. If you are interested in being a moderator for a state or country, please contact the Support Team

Other Help Wanted Projects

If there are other areas of the FamilySearch Wiki you would like to volunteer for, we have a Wiki Help Wanted page that lists additional projects and areas where help is needed.