FamilySearch Wiki:Technical Meeting

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Welcome to the Wiki Technical Meeting
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Purpose and Time

Come forge solutions with other community contributors. We discuss content, technical issues, workarounds, community, site design, and strategy. This is a conference call meeting every Thursday from 1:00-2:00 PM (mountain time). Community members are welcome to suggest topics for the meeting by adding the suggestions to the weekly agenda discussion pages.

Create new agenda pages by using {{subst:TechMeetingAgenda}}.

Upcoming Meetings[edit | edit source]

This meeting has been combined with the Wiki Contributors Meeting.

Past Meetings[edit | edit source]

  • 05 Mar 2015 agenda:
  • 12 Mar 2015 Cancelled

Saved recordings[edit | edit source]

14 Aug 2014 ( recording )

  • To view meeting notes and listen to recordings from past meetings between 2008-Q1 2012, please visit the archive page. The recordings used an old format and may not function.

  • To view the Follow-up and Priority items table click this link.

Historical Perspective[edit | edit source]

The community meeting started off as a user group meeting with a lot of the discussions centered around the early development of the wiki. Currently the meeting is centered around some of the technical aspects of the wiki, development of the content and procedures. Some of the attendees that have regularly attended these meetings both past and present include: Jimmy, Lise, Laralee, Thomas, JamesA, SteveC, Chris, Dsammy, JudyW, DonS, The Earl, Bromaelor, Michael, Alan, Baerbel, Bakerbh, LynnT, AnneW, KaraW, Diltsgd, Familyjournals, DavidC, G Fröberg Morris, Genguide, Molliewog, RoachA, Darris, Gina, MarkS, Wilma, Warren , Janell, Charles. If anyone was missed, please update this list!

Stay Informed

Stay informed by visiting the Wiki Known Issues page. The following two pages were historically used for communication needs related to the early development of the Wiki and are not being used at this time. However, as development of the wiki continues, these pages may be used in the future:

Instructions for Attending the Web Meeting

The link to join the weekly meeting appears on both the agenda page and also this home page for the Community Meeting. (See above)
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