Recruiting potential users/contributors
Value Propositions: a community that loves family history.
Record & Preserve genealogy knowlege from files and experience.
Genealogical information on records and places consolidated
Home PageCommunity Center
Using the Wiki - page of links
Contributing to the Wiki
Is the Wiki for Me?
Offer opportunities for involvement in editing and contributing like welcoming committee, partner with an editor and link to projects. Entice with:
Why use/contribute to the wiki? "Is the wiki for me?" and Everyone knows something of value.
Accuracy and Collaboration New title encouraging participation?
Help:Edit and Contribute
FamilySearch Wiki:Welcoming committee
The Vision: Why We Built FamilySearch Wiki
File:Purpose of FamilySearch Wiki - Supporting Family History Researchers through Online Communities.pdf
Projects Seeking Contributors
FamilySearch Wiki:Avoid Edit Wars
FamilySearch Wiki:Etiquette Guidelines
Basic editing technical - Italics, bold, headings, numbered lists, bullets
Join a project! Everyone knows something of value.
Text of the GNU Free Documentation License
Edit a page
Copying and Pasting into a Wiki Page
Help:How to Convert a Microsoft Office Document into Wiki Format
Copy Spreadsheets into the Wiki
Create an internal link
Help:Discussion Pages (Talk Pages)