FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 1 May 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


  • Would you like a monthly Omniture Site Catalyst report on the Wiki? Examples of types of information:
  • Most visited pages for the month
  • How visitors find the Wiki
  • Google keywords that lead to the Wiki
  • What browsers visitors use
  • Percentage of visitors using mobile devices
  • Number of editors each day
Murphynw 18:34, 30 April 2012 (UTC)

Moderators and Adopters

Focus for first meeting of month

  • For those wanting to become a new moderator, I suggest that we have a Moderator Application, following the guidelines at the Moderator page, which is then automatically e-mailed with the correct subject heading to FamilySearch Support.  --Judy 18:51, 1 May 2012 (UTC)

Style Guide Discussions

Project Help Requests

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

Training Requests

Improve the Wiki

  • Can we be of help in the changing of the name for "Community" by gathering metrics on the current name and where visitors go and come from? Carol B. Moss 19:01, 1 May 2012 (UTC)

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

  • Refining the Moderators role now that we have the moderator responsibilities clarified, there is a group who is working on the dispute resolution documentation in the wiki. They will work out how the moderators will be able to escalate issues, etc.

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.