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== Researcher Pages  ==
 
== Researcher Pages  ==
  
*[[User:Ccsmith/sandbox/beginners|'''Get started in doing genealogy research''']] - new genealogists - how to get started. Could include some about using the wiki as a beginner. 
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*'''[[Begin your genealogy quest|Begin your genealogy quest]]''' - new genealogists - how to get started. Could include some about using the wiki as a beginner. 
  
 
:*Page: Steps to get started / Link: Just getting started?  
 
:*Page: Steps to get started / Link: Just getting started?  
:*Page: '''How to start your genealogy''' / Link: Starting your genealogy  
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:*Page: '''Begin your genealogy quest''' / Link: Starting your genealogy (moved 11/14)
 
:*Page: A how-to guide for beginners / Link: A how-to guide<br><br>&nbsp;
 
:*Page: A how-to guide for beginners / Link: A how-to guide<br><br>&nbsp;
  
*[[User:Averyld/Sandbox2|'''Locating information about someone''']] - success stories. Step by step how to get a good result on finding more information about an ancestor(s). Not for complete beginners - they at least have a name and a little info. ([[User:Jenson1/sdandbox3|Example 1]] &nbsp;| &nbsp;[[User:Sandbox/sandralpond|Example 2]] &nbsp;| &nbsp;[[User:Averyld/Sandbox3|Example 3]])
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*'''[[FamilySearch Wiki:About Us|About the Wiki]]''' - success stories. Step by step how to get a good result on finding more information about an ancestor(s). Not for complete beginners - they at least have a name and a little info. ([[Find ancestors through Vital Records|Example 1]] &nbsp;| &nbsp;[[Find an ancestor using Historical Records|Example 2]] &nbsp;| &nbsp;[[Find an ancestor by locality|Example 3]])
  
 
:*Page: Using the Wiki to find an ancestor / Link: Looking for an ancestor?  
 
:*Page: Using the Wiki to find an ancestor / Link: Looking for an ancestor?  
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:*Case Studies: Using the Wiki - Case study #1/#2/#3  
 
:*Case Studies: Using the Wiki - Case study #1/#2/#3  
:*'''Finding My Ancestor using the Wiki'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*Find an ancestor using the Wiki'''&nbsp;(moved 11/14)'''<br>&nbsp;
  
*[[User:Klk3/sandbox5 wiki design#Using_the_Wiki_for_Research|'''Learn how to use the wiki for research''']]&nbsp; (for researchers with a little more experience)&nbsp;- more generic - explaining how the wiki works as a tool for research - use “what links here,” page navigation, features such as watching, topics, etc. (Let's combine this page with the&nbsp;[[Help:Keys to success using the Wiki]]&nbsp;page.)
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*'''[[Wiki tools for research|Wiki tools for research]]''' &nbsp;(for researchers with a little more experience)&nbsp;- more generic - explaining how the wiki works as a tool for research - use “what links here,” page navigation, features such as watching, topics, etc. (Let's combine this page with the&nbsp;[[Help:Keys to success using the Wiki]]&nbsp;page.)
  
 
:*Page &amp; Link: Wiki Tools  
 
:*Page &amp; Link: Wiki Tools  
:*'''Learn how to use the wiki for research'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Wiki tools for research'''<br>&nbsp;
  
*'''[[User:Jamestanner/Sandbox/Wiki Design|Organize my genealogy information]]''' -&nbsp;organization methods, software programs  
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*'''[[Organize your genealogy|Organize your genealogy]]''' -&nbsp;organization methods, software programs  
*'''Organize your genealogical information'''  
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*'''Organizing your genealogy'''  
 
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*[[User:Nolaneclark/Sandbox/Individual help|Getting Individual Help]]&nbsp;- get or give individual help through FHCs, societies, forums, the Facebook pages, etc.  
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*[[Resources for individual help|Getting Individual Help]]&nbsp;- get or give individual help through FHCs, societies, forums, the Facebook pages, etc.  
*'''Resources for individual help'''<br>&nbsp;
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*'''Resources for individual help (moved 11/12)'''<br>&nbsp;
  
*'''[[Help:Basic Searches|Search Strategies]]'''&nbsp;- how to search in the wiki<br>Suggestions on where to put this link:
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*'''[[Help:Basic Searches|Search Strategies]]'''&nbsp;- how to search in the wiki (existing help page)<br>Suggestions on where to put this link:
  
 
:*Making the Search Tips words a link to the Search Tips page  
 
:*Making the Search Tips words a link to the Search Tips page  
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:*'''Wiki search tips'''
 
:*'''Wiki search tips'''
  
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== Contributing Pages  ==
 
== Contributing Pages  ==
  
*'''[[User:Ldrew/Sandbox6|Add something you know to the wiki]]''' (getting started steps) - Just get people into their first 3-5 edits to the wiki, what do you need to know to get started? &nbsp;https://vineyard.lds.org/Home/Activity/33<br>
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*'''[[Share your knowledge by adding to the Wiki|Share your knowledge by adding to the Wiki]]''' (getting started steps) - Just get people into their first 3-5 edits to the wiki, what do you need to know to get started? &nbsp;https://vineyard.lds.org/Home/Activity/33<br>
  
 
:*Page/Link: Make your first edit  
 
:*Page/Link: Make your first edit  
 
:*'''Share your knowledge by adding to the wiki '''&nbsp;
 
:*'''Share your knowledge by adding to the wiki '''&nbsp;
  
*'''[[User:Averyld/Sandbox4|Find ways you can help]]''' (things to do)
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*'''[[FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Wiki|Help the Wiki grow]]''' (things to do)  
 
*'''How to help the wiki grow'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;
 
*'''How to help the wiki grow'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;
  
*'''[[User:Jamestanner/Sandbox/Wiki Design#Understanding_how_the_Wiki_is_organized|Understand how the wiki is organized]]''' (for contributors with a little more experience)
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*'''[[Help:How the Wiki is organized|Understand how the wiki is organized]]''' (for contributors with a little more experience)  
*goes back to James page... needs to be broken out of the original
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*goes back to James page... needs to be broken out of the original  
*'''Understand how the wiki is organized'''<br>&nbsp;  
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*'''Help:How the wiki is organized'''<br>&nbsp;  
*'''[[Community Center|Connect with others]]''' - already exists
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*'''[[Community Center|Connect with others]]''' - already exists  
 
*'''Connect with others'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
*'''Connect with others'''<br>&nbsp;  
*'''[[Help:Contributor Help|Find Contributor Help articles]]''' - already exists
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*'''[[Help:Contributor Help|Find Contributor Help articles]]''' - already exists  
 
*'''Contributor Help Articles'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
*'''Contributor Help Articles'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
*'''[[Help:Wiki Trainer|Training others to use the wiki and/or contribute to it]]''' - This is the landing page for “Wiki Trainers” and others like them - "train the trainer"  
 
*'''[[Help:Wiki Trainer|Training others to use the wiki and/or contribute to it]]''' - This is the landing page for “Wiki Trainers” and others like them - "train the trainer"  
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== <br> Contributing Support  ==
 
== <br> Contributing Support  ==
  
*'''[[User:Averyld/Sandbox5|Things to Do]]'''<br>
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*'''[[Take part in Wiki care|Take part in Wiki care]]'''  
 
*'''Engage in wiki care'''
 
*'''Engage in wiki care'''

Revision as of 20:52, 2 May 2013

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Researcher Pages

  • Page: Steps to get started / Link: Just getting started?
  • Page: Begin your genealogy quest / Link: Starting your genealogy (moved 11/14)
  • Page: A how-to guide for beginners / Link: A how-to guide

     
  • About the Wiki - success stories. Step by step how to get a good result on finding more information about an ancestor(s). Not for complete beginners - they at least have a name and a little info. (Example 1  |  Example 2  |  Example 3)
  • Page: Using the Wiki to find an ancestor / Link: Looking for an ancestor?
  • Alternate link text, needs condensing: Ancestor names aren't found in the Wiki, but see how the Wiki helps you find your ancestors
  • Case Studies: Using the Wiki - Case study #1/#2/#3
  • Find an ancestor using the Wiki (moved 11/14)
     
  • Wiki tools for research  (for researchers with a little more experience) - more generic - explaining how the wiki works as a tool for research - use “what links here,” page navigation, features such as watching, topics, etc. (Let's combine this page with the Help:Keys to success using the Wiki page.)
  • Page & Link: Wiki Tools
  • Wiki tools for research
     

 

  • Getting Individual Help - get or give individual help through FHCs, societies, forums, the Facebook pages, etc.
  • Resources for individual help (moved 11/12)
     
  • Search Strategies - how to search in the wiki (existing help page)
    Suggestions on where to put this link:
  • Making the Search Tips words a link to the Search Tips page
  • Link to the Help:Browsing the Wiki page (Add link under the Search Tips section)
  • Add Advanced Searching under Research Tools
  • Change Search Tips to Search Help and Tips:
  • Wiki search tips


Contributing Pages

  • Page/Link: Make your first edit
  • Share your knowledge by adding to the wiki  


Contributing Support