FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Maine pages

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=== Beginner Projects  ===
 
=== Beginner Projects  ===
  
:Some examples of beginner projects might be checking for broken links or adding categories to pages.
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::*Adding [[Help:Categorization|Categories]]
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::*Fixing [[FamilySearch Wiki:Maintenance/General Cleanup#Dead_links_.28priority_2.29|broken links]]
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::*Add information to your county and/or city pages. [[Help:Editing a Page]]
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::*Prepare county histories - county section of this [[Maine|state]].
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::*What information can you add to a page about about a [[Maine Archives and Libraries|repository]] of genealogical interest? <br>[[Template:Maine|Specific repository pages]] that need to be created are in red. Or the Major Repositories section on the [[Maine]] page has Pages that can be improved.
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::*Write about [[Maine Emigration and Immigration|Migration]] Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. &amp; Canada. Also there is a section of Migration Routes on the [[Maine|state]] page. Everything in black still needs to be created. Use the following helps: [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].
  
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=== Stub Pages  ===
 
=== Stub Pages  ===
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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:
 
: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:
  
::*Go to [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Category:Maine_stubs Category:Maine stubs]  
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::*Go to [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Category:Maine_stubs Maine stubs]
 
::*Click on the subject to which you want add information.  
 
::*Click on the subject to which you want add information.  
 
::*Click on Edit Page  
 
::*Click on Edit Page  
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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].
 
: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:
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:Follow the links below to create a requested Wanted page:
  
::*Extinct or Renamed Counties: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=East_County,_Maine&action=edit&redlink=1 East], [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=New_Somerset_County,_Maine&action=edit&redlink=1New Somerset] or [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=West_County,_Maine&action=edit&redlink=1 West]
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::*Extinct or Renamed Counties: [[East County, Maine|East]], [[New Somerset County, Maine|New Somerset]] or [[West County, Maine|West]]  
::*Major Repositories: [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=Maine_State_Archives&action=edit&redlink=1 Maine State Archives], [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=Maine_State_Library&action=edit&redlink=1 Maine State Library], [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=Maine_Historical_Society&amp;action=edit&amp;redlink=1 Maine Historical Society], [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=Cutler_Memorial_Library_(Farmington)&action=edit&redlink=1 Cutler Memorial Library (Farmington)], or [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=Univeristy_of_Maine_at_Orono&action=edit&redlink=1 Folger Library, Unitersity of Maine at Orono]  
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::*Major Repositories: [[Maine State Library|Maine State Library]], [[Maine Historical Society|Maine Historical Society]], [[Cutler Memorial Library (Farmington)|Cutler Memorial Library (Farmington)]] or [[Univeristy of Maine at Orono|Folger Library, University of Maine at Orono]]  
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::*Migration Routes: [[Down East|Down East]]
 
::*Look through the [[Special:WantedPages|list of wanted pages]]
 
::*Look through the [[Special:WantedPages|list of wanted pages]]
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=== Maintaining Existing Pages  ===
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::Check and fix broken links
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::*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Patrolling|Patrolling]]
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::*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Patrolling#Patrolling_New_Pages|Patrolling New Pages]]
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::*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Patrolling#Patrolling_Recent_Changes|Patrolling Recent Changes]]
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::*[[Categorization|Add Catagories to pages]]
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::*[[Share your knowledge by adding to the Wiki|How to Make Your First Edit]]
  
 
=== Moderator Needed  ===
 
=== Moderator Needed  ===
  
:A moderator is needed to work with and support contributors in (State). Would you like to help as a moderator?
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:A moderator is needed to work with and support contributors in Maine. Would you like to help as a [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/index.php?title=Cutler_Memorial_Library_(Farmington)&action=edit&redlink=1 moderator]?
  
 
=== 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 [[FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Wiki|Wiki Help Wanted page]] that lists additional projects and areas where help is needed.
 
: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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[[Category:Maine_stubs|Maine stubs]] [[Category:Maine]] [[Category:States_of_the_United_States]]

Revision as of 00:25, 12 March 2013

FamilySearch Wiki Needs Volunteers to Help...

Many Hands Make Light Work...

Everyone knows at least a little bit about something or someplace. The information you contribute could be exactly what someone else needs to connect with or add to their family history.

Volunteer Wiki


Pages & Projects That Need Your Help

Beginner Projects




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:
  • Go to Maine stubs
  • Click on the subject to which you want add information.
  • Click on Edit Page
  • Add information.
  • For assistance editing the page go to Help:Editing a Page



Instructions for moderator: To see all of the stub articles for your locality, review Category: Maine stubs.

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 links below to create a requested Wanted page:

Maintaining Existing Pages

Check and fix broken links

Moderator Needed

A moderator is needed to work with and support contributors in Maine. Would you like to help as a moderator?

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.