FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 3 May 2011

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Join the meeting, the ID is 0000
1 p.m. Mountain time on Tuesdays

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Purpose of the meeting

  • To forge solutions with other community contributors.
  • To discuss content, community, best practices, current issues, and strategy.

Be bold! Post your agenda items!

Feel free to post on the agenda any items you wish to discuss during the meeting. If your item requires details or feedback, post them on the discussion page and link to them from the agenda.

Introduce new members

Kudos go to ...

  • Evancol for following up so well on decisions not implemented and contacting those who originally suggested an improvement asking them to implement it.


Forums Overview

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.
Current forum threads of interest:


New since last week

Comments added since last week

  • Tab Header Templates Someone else loves the tabs! Wants to see where implemented (or underway).
  • How best to add "Help" for contributors here Discussion of renaming or removing some forums, especially one that is designated "help" for contributors. Right now, it's confusing to know which a fairly new person should choose.

Decisions and implementation

Have these decisions been acted upon?

Project Help Requests

Need help with your project? See a project that needs to be done? Add it here:

Training Requests

  • Categories - how to tell what categories exist, when and how to create a new category, the benefits of accurately categorizing things.  Lise 13:40, 3 May 2011 (UTC)

Improve the Wiki

  • Conversations - talk pages vs. forums
  • Welcome message changes

Moderators and Adopters