FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 19 June 2012

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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.

Introduce new members

Kudos go to ...

  • Nathan Murphy for the Virginia African American pages.

Updates and follow up


  • We have a need to change this meeting to another day - possibly Thurs.  Discuss.
  • Change to Thurs. seems to work out.  We will change the agenda pages and alert people about the meeting number, etc.Lynda

Moderators and Adopters

Style Guide Discussions

  • Follow up on intial discussion - bringing digital collections to the top of county/locality pages.  Take a look at my DigitalCol sandbox for two mock-up tables for discussion purposes.  Lembley 19:02, 19 June 2012 (UTC)
  • The general consensus of opinion is in favor of this option.  Please add comments to the discussion page.
  • A working meeting to work together on this would be good.  Contact Lise to let her know when you'd be available.

Project Help Requests

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Training Requests

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Forums Overview

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