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*[[User:Averyld/Sandbox2|Locating information about someone]] - success stories. Step by step how to get a good result on finding more information about an ancestor(s). Not for complete beginners - they at least have a name and a little info. (Example 1 &nbsp;| &nbsp;[[User:Sandbox/sandralpond|Example 2]] &nbsp;| &nbsp;Example 3)<br>  
 
*[[User:Averyld/Sandbox2|Locating information about someone]] - success stories. Step by step how to get a good result on finding more information about an ancestor(s). Not for complete beginners - they at least have a name and a little info. (Example 1 &nbsp;| &nbsp;[[User:Sandbox/sandralpond|Example 2]] &nbsp;| &nbsp;Example 3)<br>  
 
*[[User:Evancol/Sandbox/Training|Learn how to use the wiki for research]] (for researchers with a little more experience) - more generic - explaining how the wiki works as a tool for research - use “what links here,” page navigation, features such as watching, topics, etc.<br>  
 
*[[User:Evancol/Sandbox/Training|Learn how to use the wiki for research]] (for researchers with a little more experience) - more generic - explaining how the wiki works as a tool for research - use “what links here,” page navigation, features such as watching, topics, etc.<br>  
*Want more information about a specific locality/topic -<br>  
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*Want more information about a specific locality/topic -&nbsp;how the place pages work in the wiki<br>  
*Organize my genealogy information -<br>  
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*Organize my genealogy information -&nbsp;organization methods, software programs<br>  
*Connect with others -
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*Connect with others -&nbsp;FHCs, societies, forums, the Facebook pages, etc.
  
 
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*Find ways you can help (things to do)<br>
 
*Find ways you can help (things to do)<br>
  
:*[http://www.wikihow.com/Contribute-to-wikiHow?utm_source=welcome_email&utm_medium=email&utm_term=advanced_list&utm_campaign=welcome_email Good example on WikiHow]
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:*[http://www.wikihow.com/Contribute-to-wikiHow?utm_source=welcome_email&utm_medium=email&utm_term=advanced_list&utm_campaign=welcome_email Good example on WikiHow]  
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:*Specific ideas (beginning/intermediate/advanced?)
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::*Proofread articles
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::*Add images to articles
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::*Become a moderator
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::*etc...
  
 
*Understand how the wiki is organized (for contributors with a little more experience)<br>  
 
*Understand how the wiki is organized (for contributors with a little more experience)<br>  
*Add something you know to the wiki (getting started steps)<br>  
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*Add something you know to the wiki (getting started steps) -&nbsp;- Just get people into their first 3-5 edits to the wiki: https://vineyard.lds.org/Home/Activity/33<br>  
*Connect with others - Community Center?<br>  
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*Connect with others - Is this just the [[Community Center|Community Center]]?<br>  
 
*Find Contributor Help articles - Landing page already exists:&nbsp;https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Help:Contributor_Help<br>  
 
*Find Contributor Help articles - Landing page already exists:&nbsp;https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Help:Contributor_Help<br>  
*Training others to use the wiki and/or contribute to it - This is the landing page for “Wiki Trainers” and others like them
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*Training others to use the wiki and/or contribute to it - This is the landing page for “Wiki Trainers” and others like them - "train the trainer"
  
 
== <br> Contributing Support  ==
 
== <br> Contributing Support  ==
  
 
*Things to Do -
 
*Things to Do -

Revision as of 14:37, 27 April 2012

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Research Pages

  • Get started in doing genealogy research - new genealogists - how to get started. Could include some about using the wiki as a beginner.
  • Locating information about someone - success stories. Step by step how to get a good result on finding more information about an ancestor(s). Not for complete beginners - they at least have a name and a little info. (Example 1  |  Example 2  |  Example 3)
  • Learn how to use the wiki for research (for researchers with a little more experience) - more generic - explaining how the wiki works as a tool for research - use “what links here,” page navigation, features such as watching, topics, etc.
  • Want more information about a specific locality/topic - how the place pages work in the wiki
  • Organize my genealogy information - organization methods, software programs
  • Connect with others - FHCs, societies, forums, the Facebook pages, etc.


Contributing Pages

  • Find ways you can help (things to do)
  • Proofread articles
  • Add images to articles
  • Become a moderator
  • etc...


Contributing Support

  • Things to Do -