FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 7June 2011

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  • To forge solutions with other community contributors.
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  • Questions for new moderators janellv

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

  • Citation Proposal Asking for the citation proposal to be less US-centric. Is Elizabeth Shown Mills recognized as the citation expert in other countries?
  • Wiki goals or targets "... a few internal goals that we look at within FamilySearch:
    • Givers - Those giving help to others (For the wiki - contributors) Target 866, actual 766 by April
    • Receivers - Those receiving help from others (For the wiki - researchers) Target 2.2 million, actual 1.4 million.
    • Another suggestion was made about quality goals

Items for future meetings

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