FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 2 May 2013

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Introduce new members

  • Ben Fuller with Dorothy Horans group; Robin Foster team lead w/FS wiki team under Janell (replacing Lynda)

Kudos go to ... 

Lynda Avery for everything you have done, directing this meeting, lead on the support team. This is her last day. Thank you!

Updates and follow up

Community Council Report


New Agenda Items

  • West Virginia strategy page
  • Color of new skin is mostly white w/some purple highlights. - our added colors should be complimentary
  • Not update the wiki to the new skin? Discussion - to instead go to the wikipedia skin User test it, change colors on Wiki scheme - cannot easily go back and make changes; easier for engineers after the change; set up a test site; not opposed, would like to see what it looks like and how it would integrate.
  • Portuguese wiki: wants to work through Yammer - a Facebook look alike. Suggest you find another method.

Priority items for this meeting:

  • Item:

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. Possible topics include:
  • Moderator and Adopters
  • Style Guide Discussions
  • Project Help Requests
  • Training Requests
  • Improve the Wiki

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.