Community Wiki Support Meeting 21 February 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 - All maintenance tasks are at a low level. Much has been accomplished!
  • Evaluation of goals set from previous meetings:
  • Blogs to follow, etc. - Lee


Improve the Wiki

Priority items for this meeting:

  • Item: Populate the State Help Wanted Pages
  • Goal for this item:  Complete the Help Wanted pages - Work with moderators if they exist.
  • Steps to achieve this goal: Fill in the sections with links to needed stub pages, Wanted pages, etc. - Add particular projects that could be done, especially Beginner projects. See the Idaho Help Wanted page with the newspaper project.
  • Assignments and dates of completion:  See Asana assignments and dates
  • Evaluation date:  Completion dates are on Asana

Wiki Project

Wiki  Training

  • References were discussed and we had a lesson on how to use reference tags and how to create the reference section in a document.
  • Roles in the Wiki - the process - When a request comes in for a moderator, contact Lynda  or Drew if she is missing.
  • For rights to upload images (reviewer). Also contact Lynda and if the rights are approved,  the reviewer needs to be trained on how to do it. (This will probably be people from the library). Get a phone number so they can be trained.
  • Policy - image use page
  • Process - how to upload the files, etc.
  • Information template
  • Licensing