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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.
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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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''Here are some projects that a volunteer can work on with minimal training. Contact Marilyn Markham at the Family History Library (801.240.3380) for training.''<br>
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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 [[New York|state]].
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*What information can you add to a page about about a [[New York Archives and Libraries|repository]] of genealogical interest?  <br> [[Template:New York|Specific repository pages]] that need to be created are in red. Or the Major Repositories  section on the {{New York]] page has .
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*Outside company providing content ... we are putting in the wiki for formatting.
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*Write about [[New York Emigration and Immigration|Migration]] Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. &amp; Canada.<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 15:20, 23 February 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

Here are some projects that a volunteer can work on with minimal training. Contact Marilyn Markham at the Family History Library (801.240.3380) for training.

  • Add information to your county and/or city pages. Help:Editing a Page
  • Prepare county histories - county section of this state.
  • What information can you add to a page about about a repository of genealogical interest?
    Specific repository pages that need to be created are in red. Or the Major Repositories section on the {{New York]] page has .
  • Outside company providing content ... we are putting in the wiki for formatting.
  • Write about Migration Trails - Which Counties and Towns they went through in both the U.S. & 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:
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Instructions for moderator: To see all of the stub articles for your locality, review Category: New York 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 red links below to create a requested Wanted page:

Moderator Needed

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Other Help Wanted Projects

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