FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 10 Jan 2012
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Revision as of 21:15, 10 January 2012 by VasquezJL (Meeting notes)
MeetingPlace ID: 7770; Join the meeting; Dial-in number: 877-453-7266 1 p.m. Mountain time on Tuesdays
- 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.
- Prior to joining the meeting for the first time, run the MeetingPlace Test to verify that you can participate in a web meeting.
Introduce new members
Kudos go to ...
- Jane working on FHC pages - see San Diego!
- Lise - is going to be presenting at the FGS Radio show this Saturday
- Showing them the Mentoring page
- Introducing them to the contributor meeting
- James is going to be presenting at multiple conferences and expos
- UGA - 3rd Thursday meeting on the 19th will be about the Wiki
Updates and follow up
- Business Card - Carol and Darris
- Lise was having a problem with emails in the "Share" feature and that is on the list of things to be fixed. There is a Jira for it 1252
- Report from Nathan - Brainstorm ideas for a Widget/Button/Badge for libraries, societies, organizations to include on their pages that identifes them as being mentioned/featured in the FamilySearch wiki. See Maureen Taylor's blog for a Wikipedia example. Thanks to Fran Jensen for pointing this out.
- Live chat schedule:
- Monday 8-5
- Survey results being addressed by Support missionaries - Lynda
Style Guide Discussions
Project Help Requests
- Need help with your project? See a project that needs to be done? Add it here:
Improve the Wiki
- When giving presentations, what are the two things that we want people to come away with? (brainstorm)
- How to find the wiki
- Excited about using it
- It's for everyone - all levels
- It tells you what's available in the area you're researching
- We're here to help researchers find their ancestors.
- We welcome contributions large and small, and we'll help you learn how to do it.
Moderators and Adopters
- Be part of the solution! Make your opinions known! Post comments to an existing thread or start a new discussion at Wiki Contributors Corner forum.
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