FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 5 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 ...

Updates and follow up


Moderators and Adopters

  • Working on samples of letters to recruit some moderators and to inform them of rule changes for Moderators

Style Guide Discussions

  • Citations - for Family History collections, contact Dorothy Horan
  • There is working ongoing regarding how collections will be cited.  We will see changes in the near future, per Dorothy Horan.  

Project Help Requests

Need help with your project? See a project that needs to be done? Add it here:
  • Alabama - Jane could give out assignments
  • Is anyone taking charge of the Idaho project, or the Indian project since Jimmy Parker died?
  • Rorie can contact Jimmy's wife concerning the Indian information he had.
  • Blake Reneau would like to work on the Indian project.

Training Requests

Improve the Wiki

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

Decisions made since last week

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.