Community Wiki Support Meeting 4 April 2013

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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

Kudos go to ...

Updates and follow up

  • Maintenance Report - Sandra
  • several categories have been reduced to  minimum. David Smith, volunteer, is working on Re-directs
  • Review of Individual Assignments - 

Charles is working with someone, translating Canadian pages into French

  • He is working with Joe Everett for help on the Chinese wiki
  • Debbie Gurtler is helping with Spanish wiki and Paula on the Italian wiki
  • Feelers are out for help for Korean wiki
  • Rorie has been working on wanted pages and has been helped on her own family history, including finding an ancestor who was with the Martin Handcart Company
  • Evaluation of goals set from previous meetings:
  • Blogs to follow, etc. - Lee


Welcome Committee - we will be responsible for the Welcome messages. LaVera will chair this committee and Howard will assist her in welcoming new users. 

The Support team needs to watch for opportunities to welcome new contributors and be familiar with the process.

Improve the Wiki

Priority items for this meeting:

  • Item:
  • Goal for this item:
  • Steps to achieve this goal:
  • Assignments and dates of completion:
  • Evaluation date:

Wiki Project