Community Wiki Support Meeting 20 March 2012

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0000; Join the meeting; Dial-in number: 877-453-7266  9:30 am. Mountain time on Tuesdays

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Purpose of the meeting

Improve the Wiki

  • Forge solutions with other community contributors.
  • Share best practices, ideas, and content.
  • Discuss current issues, community matters, and strategies.
  • Move issues to decision.

Meeting Agenda

Introduce new members

  • Rick Long

Kudos go to ...

  • Duplication/Merge category is at zero - cleanup has been done (Caroline)
  • To everyone who worked on extra assignments

Updates and follow up

  • Categories -  category is growing
  • We need to get the articles in the correct categories, as they exist now
  • Historical Records template is high (25) - need to make sure these really are correct - Ken will follow up on that.
  • Lynda will contact Jean Robbins about training a member of their team


  • Foreign Wiki's - Charles is getting feedback from sisters in South American with articles that need to be translated.
  • First 5 articles in languages will be ready soon

Improve the Wiki

  • Add link to Chat on more pages in the Wiki (future)
  • Ken - question about how a family history center was created - it's not part of the History
  • We need to check the history of the Talk page and the main page
  • Problems since update
  • Problem with widget for voting capability that showed up this weekend - 
  • Captions on images -
  • image map pages that are not in a template