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Recruiting  potential users/contributors

How collaborating on projects helps beginners, intermediates, and advanced genealogists
Include value propositions on new user pages

Value Propositions: a community that loves family history.

Record & Preserve genealogy knowlege from files and experience.

Genealogical information on records and places consolidated


Recruiting potential users/contributors Accuracy and Collaboration

Offer opportunities for involvement in editing and contributing like welcoming committee,  partner with an editor and link to projects. Entice with:

Why use/contribute to the wiki? "Is the wiki for me?" and Everyone knows something of value.


https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Accuracy_and_Collaboration
Recruiting potential users/contributors Why we built FamilySearch wiki
Make it easy for newbies to connect with other users/contributors https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/The_Vision:_Why_We_Built_FamilySearch_Wiki
Recruiting potential users/contributors Scope of the wiki

Shorten learning curve by connecting motivated beginners with experienced editors https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Purpose_and_Appropriate_Topics
Recruiting potential users/contributors Guiding Principles Have "help" readily available for new users https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Guiding_Principles
 Recruiting potential users/contributors   Clear paths for users/contributors/professionals  home page/community page/other?
Recruiting potential users/contributors Why we built FamilySearch wiki  https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/The_Vision:_Why_We_Built_FamilySearch_Wiki
Recruiting potential users/contributors
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Beginner Material How to Register and What you are registering for. New Page with new instructions for LDS Account - check if familysearch has one that can be modified.
  Beginner Material  Scope of the wiki

 

Intro page with links for new users  
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Purpose_and_Appropriate_Topics
Beginner Material Basic Editing on User Page with examples Create page for creating user page?
Beginner Material Guiding Principles Help searching/using the wiki https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Guiding_Principles
Beginner Material Editing etiquette Help editing etiquette


https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Avoid_Edit_Wars

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki:Etiquette_Guidelines


Beginner Material Register 
Help editing basic technical https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/How_to_Register_with_the_Wiki
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Beginner Material Content license (Copyright) 

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Text_of_the_GNU_Free_Documentation_License

Beginner Material Which browser to use when editing
Beginner Material Italics, bold, headings, numbered lists, bullets


https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Edit_a_page

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Help:FCK_Editor

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Beginner Material Copy and paste 

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Copying_and_Pasting_into_a_Wiki_Page

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Help:How_to_Convert_a_Microsoft_Office_Document_into_Wiki_Format

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Copy_Spreadsheets_into_the_Wiki

Beginner Material
Beginner Material Naming a new page https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Name_a_new_article
Beginner Material Renaming a page
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Help:Renaming_a_page
Beginner Material Creating a new page https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/How_to_author_an_article_in_the_Wiki
Beginner Material Creating a new unlinked page
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Create_a_page_not_linked_from_an_existing_page
Beginner Material Creating a new linked page
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Create_a_page_linked_from_an_existing_page
Beginner Material Linking to wiki pages

 https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Create_an_internal_link

Beginner Material Linking to other Websites

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Create_an_external_link

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Beginner Material Discussing page changes  https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Help:Talk_pages
Beginner Material User pages and user Talk pages

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Help:User_page

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Help:Discussion_Pages_(Talk_Pages)

Beginner Material Community meeting
https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki_community_meeting
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