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=== Introduce new members  ===
 
=== Introduce new members  ===
  
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=== Kudos go to ...  ===
 
=== Kudos go to ...  ===
  
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:*Everyone - there are so many good things going on right now!
  
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=== Improve the Wiki  ===
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::What if we start making weekly offers to contribute our skills to other state projects? We each have skill sets that we have developed, such as finding courthouse pics, library addresses, adding infoboxes, historical population tables, breadcrumb trails, etc. Why not collaborate by offering to help out in each other's projects? I'll make the first offer. [[User:Murphynw|Murphynw]] 04:58, 16 February 2011 (UTC)
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| bgcolor="#ffff00" | '''Done'''
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| [[User:Murphynw]]
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| Add courthouse pics from private&nbsp;collection. Which states would like me to add courthouse pics? (Limit of three states)
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| LA, ID&nbsp;
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| LA, ID&nbsp;
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| [[User:Evancol]]
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| Add infoboxes
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| will do same three states
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| LA
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| [[User:AdkinsWH|AdkinsWH]]
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| Replace &gt; with [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] in bread crumb trail (actually LA was already done by someone else, and many of ID also)
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| Same states
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| LA, ID&nbsp;
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=== Training Requests  ===
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:What would you like to learn how to do?
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:*Add the [[Template:Online course badge|Online course]]/[[Template:Indexing badge|Indexing]]/[[Template:Forum badge|Forum]] badge to a page&nbsp;(Steve will come and demonstrate)
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=== Project Help Requests  ===
 
=== Project Help Requests  ===
  
:Need help with your project? See a project that needs to be done? Add it here:<br>
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:Need help with your project? See a project that needs to be done? Add it here:<br>  
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:*[[Help:Volunteer to help|Support Projects]]&nbsp;&nbsp; --[[User:VasquezJL|janellv]]<br>
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:*What's the best way to communicate between those involved in the same project? (Brainstorming - what's worked for you?)&nbsp; --[[User:VasquezJL|janellv]]<br>
  
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=== Forums Discussion  ===
 
=== Forums Discussion  ===
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:Be part of the solution! Make your opinions known! Post comments to an existing thread or start a new discussion at [http://forums.familysearch.org/en/forumdisplay.php?f=81 Wiki Contributors Corner forum]. <br>
 
:Be part of the solution! Make your opinions known! Post comments to an existing thread or start a new discussion at [http://forums.familysearch.org/en/forumdisplay.php?f=81 Wiki Contributors Corner forum]. <br>
  
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'''Polls:''' (closed Saturday, March 5)
  
'''Outstanding discussion items''' (Forum issues, Policies/Manual of Style, etc.)
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1VgbqAI3DVD5U_p3FaRmXs7u3ROae6tL4H6KA2wAWmK0 Require Adopters to edit a page before Adoption sign is posted?] Results: 55% voted yes, 45% voted no.
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1I3MnzB9sK7E57pZGv3EQdhZ9qDrEGMMjuPLky1vkLzk Maximum period of inactivity of Moderators and Adopters] Results: 44% voted 6 months, 33% voted 3 months.
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/19-cjYBl7pOUboe_HORna3nlZwPC-R3vn2MTvyIth5QI "Three strikes" communication policy for moderators and adopters] Results: 40% voted 4 weeks. 26% each to 2 weeks and 6 weeks.
  
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<br> New since last week:
  
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1bIf9VTrZEE-lAZp1RJBxzq7mORmmCOgG9TtN86OHxQ0 Entries containing references to FamilySearch.org]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1siYPJYjdCV37cwHy7WHOJMDFIvgi-JBfJWb5lhrKlfc User Pages]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gnk6nByIemETeybTHl0TjeU2I9BDfKRRTB-5KLp_mWM Continuum of Engagment]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1CDUOAQxdteEIQClUWxhUUjj4-3mXIBBpqDxDobPpRjo Getting more information on photos that are upload]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-fr0EMX7vH6Zd8xlBa0e8zPdKCOCUblJkN-kfIMA0Qw Purpose and Appropriate Topics] Calls attention to need for reviewing/updating these pages.
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1z7UoItKhJQlhQ53L6qeaZQo8yDJUapHP2RBZ_YZrhAg Start of Moderator Handbook already on Wiki]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ViY6Ocvi8O5JB70t3prJz7u4Ye8lq2ml91n58vW4I58 Recognition] Requests ideas for rewarding Wiki accomplishments
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1KEbfIuiArKjqSMXzX8EWimM9n28ItOn3TYwkwEpER7c Genealogy's Star writes about the wiki]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1aQcl1fkypSMbAx5QIEEejb4iZ6RMVr9ARcQbCbEGDBg Family Tech posts an article about the wiki]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LGxh9n7dMtXryhOQd91ete35QCoRZ5ylRHGm9KQeJzQ Should we have substantial prerequisites for moderators?]
  
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<br>Comments added since last week:
  
=== Training Requests  ===
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1q52-xePFiNMxzqm2gGSb2Qsawg8uaTre9dmUznOz0lc FamilySearch Wiki Affiliates Logo]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1aQcl1fkypSMbAx5QIEEejb4iZ6RMVr9ARcQbCbEGDBg Family Tech posts an article about the wiki]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1oEADRNz7FiUBqCS5snoBkbW5aT7pyks8FxNm19mlVvQ Multiple adopters of a page?]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LGxh9n7dMtXryhOQd91ete35QCoRZ5ylRHGm9KQeJzQ Should we have substantial prerequisites for moderators?]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/14MVSC_ENjKp5NLAFKB-74hV-3jOGvBRwHW0nTDHkEic Recruiting Moderators]
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*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1K96XfvnbSblk4vlBnCH5JsmUCo9f1QeNUkr_EbXJB0U Proposed: Move adoption signs farther down the page] Comments were made after the poll closed.
  
:What would you like to learn how to do?
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'''Outstanding discussion items''' (Forum issues, Policies/Manual of Style, etc.)
  
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*Old 'Research Outlines': Any left that have not been ported over to the Wiki? Found out the plan is to close down 'Classic' FamilySearch.org at or around the end of March.
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**See [[Task to Copy Research Guidance and Help Content|Task to copy....]] for what remains. [[User:AdkinsWH|AdkinsWH]]
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*Any issues related to the digitized books links on account of the same matter above? Things like linking to them will be important, heard they were not on the updated version of FamilySearch.org yet.
  
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=== Improve the Wiki  ===
 
 
::What if we start making weekly offers to contribute our skills to other state projects? We each have skill sets that we have developed, such as finding courthouse pics, library addresses, adding infoboxes, historical population tables, breadcrumb trails, etc. Why not collaborate by offering to help out in each other's projects? I'll make the first offer. [[User:Murphynw|Murphynw]] 04:58, 16 February 2011 (UTC)
 
 
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| bgcolor="#ffff00" | '''User'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffff00" | '''Offer'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffff00" | '''Requests'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffff00" | '''Done'''
 
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| [[User:Murphynw]]
 
| Add courthouse pics from private&nbsp;collection. Which states would like me to add courthouse pics? (Limit of three states)
 
| LA, ID&nbsp;
 
| LA
 
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| [[User:Evancol]]
 
| Add infoboxes
 
| will do same three states
 
| LA
 
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| [[User:AdkinsWH|AdkinsWH]]
 
| Replace > with [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] in bread crumb trail
 
| Same states
 
| LA (by someone else) ID in process
 
 
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=== Thumbs up/down ratings  ===
 
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:*What is the best way to share this info with the general public?&nbsp;We don't need to bring this up each week. If we upload it to the Wiki, where should it be linked to from?&nbsp;The Projects page?&nbsp;We do need volunteers to review this info. [[User:VasquezJL|janellv]] <br>
 
:*What is the best way to share this info with the general public?&nbsp;We don't need to bring this up each week. If we upload it to the Wiki, where should it be linked to from?&nbsp;The Projects page?&nbsp;We do need volunteers to review this info. [[User:VasquezJL|janellv]] <br>
  
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=== Moderators and Adopters  ===
 
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Latest revision as of 20:19, 23 June 2016



Join the meeting, the ID is 0000
1 p.m. Mountain time on Tuesdays

New to this meeting?

  • You can join up to 10 minutes early. If you try to join the meeting at any other time, you will get an error that the meeting doesn't exist.
  • Prior to joining the meeting for the first time, run the MeetingPlace Test to verify that you can participate in a web meeting.

Purpose of the meeting

  • To forge solutions with other community contributors.
  • To discuss content, community, best practices, current issues, and strategy.


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.


Introduce new members


Kudos go to ...

  • Everyone - there are so many good things going on right now!


Improve the Wiki

What if we start making weekly offers to contribute our skills to other state projects? We each have skill sets that we have developed, such as finding courthouse pics, library addresses, adding infoboxes, historical population tables, breadcrumb trails, etc. Why not collaborate by offering to help out in each other's projects? I'll make the first offer. Murphynw 04:58, 16 February 2011 (UTC)
User Offer Requests Done
User:Murphynw Add courthouse pics from private collection. Which states would like me to add courthouse pics? (Limit of three states) LA, ID  LA, ID 
User:Evancol Add infoboxes will do same three states LA
AdkinsWH Replace > with Gotoarrow.png in bread crumb trail (actually LA was already done by someone else, and many of ID also) Same states LA, ID 


Training Requests

What would you like to learn how to do?



Project Help Requests

Need help with your project? See a project that needs to be done? Add it here:
  • Support Projects   --janellv
  • What's the best way to communicate between those involved in the same project? (Brainstorming - what's worked for you?)  --janellv


Forums Discussion

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:

Polls: (closed Saturday, March 5)


New since last week:


Comments added since last week:

Outstanding discussion items (Forum issues, Policies/Manual of Style, etc.)

  • Old 'Research Outlines': Any left that have not been ported over to the Wiki? Found out the plan is to close down 'Classic' FamilySearch.org at or around the end of March.
  • Any issues related to the digitized books links on account of the same matter above? Things like linking to them will be important, heard they were not on the updated version of FamilySearch.org yet.


Thumbs up/down ratings

  • What is the best way to share this info with the general public? We don't need to bring this up each week. If we upload it to the Wiki, where should it be linked to from? The Projects page? We do need volunteers to review this info. janellv


Moderators and Adopters