Wiki Support and Content Team Meeting 3 April 2014

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WebEx ID: 0000; Join the meeting; Dial-in number: Local / International: 1-801-240-9700 U.S. Toll-Free: 1-855-537-4000; 9:00 am. Mountain time on Thursdays

  • You can join up to 10 minutes early. If you try to join the meeting at any other time, you will get an error that the meeting doesn't exist.

Purpose of the meeting

Improve the Wiki

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

Kudos go to

Priority items for this meeting:

  • Missionary reports from Robin, Marilyn and Diana.
  • Length of Contributors meeting?

Updates and follow up

  • Needed training on Yammer:
  • Training/new missionaries Volunteers
Elder and Sister Heeder will be starting their Wiki Training on Monday
Am in the process of setting up time to start work with Elder Chrispim
  • Maintenance Report - Sandra

  • Tech updates

Patrolling and Salesforce Review

  • Did you see anything while patrolling this past week that would be interesting to discuss with the team?
See what is being touched.
Catch potential attacks
Michigan in the Civil War broken links-LaVera
British Census Template-LaVera
Tennessee Genealogy Websites Template-LaVera


  • What did you learn this week that you want to share?
  • What do you need help with?
  • Do you have questions or suggestions regarding others are working on?
  • Moderator Support report

For next week:

  • New Contributor Support report:  

Locality & topics

Team Member Support Assignments Content Project User Name
Barbara Welcoming Committee RogersBA
Blake Volunteers, Overviews, Graphics Tbreynaud
Charles Non-English wiki, FHC Pages Main page mockups, state and county page mockups. HTLM and Wikitext training. Ccsmith
Diana Adoption Committee Colorado, Kentucky Diana47judy
LaVera Welcoming Committe new people, Categories Help pages project-slow but steady. Parrisl
Linda New volunteers Submit Wiki Content Lindachappell
Marilyn Welcoming Committee Marilynbgardner49
Myra Moderators Myrasueharris
Rick Volunteers Fritty
Robin Volunteers, Moderators, Training Lessons for New Volunteers South Carolina Moderator, contributing to African American Research and Columbia, South Carolina SavingStories
Sandra Maintenance Training Categorization Sandralpond

Supervisor Training or Updates


See how the new wiki may look after the upgrade

Patrolling-case of spamming

Content missionaries will join us once a month - Danielle


Possible Items for Discussion

  • Concerns about new wide format
  • What is the difference between "Support" and "Contribute."
  • What is the width of the new wide page?
  • Possible items for "Get Involved"
    • I want to edit
    • I want to create an article
    • What can I do?
    • Report a problem
    • I want to create a project
  • See Super Sized version of main page :
    • Wikipedia like version of main page:

  • What should our state pages and/or country pages look like with the wide format.
  • Just what are Wilma's support missionaries doing?
  • Contributors meeting lengths.
  • Subjects of new missionary training.

Improve the Wiki

Wiki Project