FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Topics needed by new wiki contributors

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Recruiting  potential users/contributors

How collaborating on projects helps beginners, intermediates, and advanced genealogists
Include value propositions on new user pages

Value Propositions: a community that loves family history.

Record & Preserve genealogy knowlege from files and experience.

Genealogical information on records and places consolidated

Recruiting potential users/contributors Accuracy and Collaboration
Offer opportunities for involvement in editing and contributing like welcoming committee,  partner with an editor and link to projects. Entice with: Why use/contribute to the wiki? "Is the wiki for me?" and Everyone knows something of value.
Recruiting potential users/contributors Why we built FamilySearch wiki
Make it easy for newbies to connect with other users/contributors
Recruiting potential users/contributors Scope of the wiki

Shorten learning curve by connecting motivated beginners with experienced editors
Recruiting potential users/contributors Guiding Principles Have "help" readily available for new users
  Editing etiquette
Why we built FamilySearch wiki
Beginner Material Basic Editing on User Page create page for creating user page?
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