The Welcoming Committee is here to support you and offer a warm welcome to a Community that loves Family History. Thank you for your contributions! Please continue editing and consider joining the Welcoming Committee or Projects Seeking Contributors where you may work with experienced users who will help you feel comfortable. This message is posted on your talk page which is associated with your personal User Page. You may practice editing on the Wiki by creating a User Page about yourself. We hope you like this place and decide to join in.
There are a few pages you may find helpful:
- The Community Center for the Wiki.
- The Guiding Principles of FamilySearch Wiki.
- Learn to Search for Articles.
- Learn how to Help:Edit and Contribute.
- Check the Manual of Style.
You may find additional editing assistance from experienced contributors in the Social Groups on Forums.FamilySearch.org. We have groups for Newbies to the Wiki, Help for Wiki Contributors and Wiki Tech Power Users. Please sign your name only on discussion/talk pages using four tildes (~). This will automatically create your username with a timestamp for your comments. If you need personal assistance, feel free to contact the Welcoming Committee Members.
Again, welcome! CK Whipple 00:00, 5 January 2010 (UTC)
Is there any reason for "Neighboring Counties" to be listed when it is already listed competely in the Muncipalities/Communities at the bottom? We're trying to keep duplicate information to absolute minimum. Dsammy 17:48, 27 September 2011 (UTC)
Headings on County Pages for Utah
We appreciate the discussions and decisions made by a community of experts and interested parties regarding headings on the county pages especially for New York and Illinois, We want to adopt many of those changes and adapt some specifically for Utah. Will you please review the page for FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah County Headings county headings in Utah and make comments on its discussion page?
Some volunteers for WikiProject Utah have already begun adapting the county pages. Your great suggestions will be implemented later, and we need to move now to prepare for a big push in January 2012.
Making your comments on the discussion page will allow for transparency, progress and improvement.
Thank you Wilma Adkins, WikiProject Utah manager; Marilyn Markham and Patsy Hendrickson, content specialists; and Dawne Hole and (Joy) Wyzer17, communications and volunteers liaisons.
Wyzer17 15:07, 25 November 2011 (UTC)
Hi There HendricksonP
I noticed that you have been removing the footnotes that I have attached to sources and references in several pages that I've worked on. I patterned that years ago when we first started on the wiki after wikipedia. It seems to help the reader with a more clean, clear article yet maintaining it's information. Is there a new rule that I'm not aware of? Just let me know.
Thank you so much
Familyjournals 20:11, 10 July 2012 (UTC)
Tracing LDS Ancestors Needs Help
The Tracing LDS Ancestors page needs some serious help. At the very least the "style" for most of the text needs a fix. Also something is causing the text to display below the sidebar rather than beside it. Since you are listed as the moderator, I assume you will fix these problems or find someone (not me) to do it. I would be happy to teach lots of readers about this wonderful page if it just looked a little more presentable. Thank you. DiltsGD (talk) 17:47, 24 May 2016 (UTC)