Difference between revisions of "FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah Community Meeting 2012 Jan 17"

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all of you who want to help others by making the Utah pages more interesting and useful on the Wiki.<br>  
 
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah|Utah Wiki project]] overall objectives.
 
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In last meeting, someone suggested that the Catalog to Allen County Public Library should also be linked to the county pages.  
In last meeting, someone suggested that the Catalog to Allen County Public Library also be linked to the county pages.  
 
  
 
*We need a volunteer to check out their catalog, so it can be linked from each county (and preferrably also from each topic within the county).  
 
*We need a volunteer to check out their catalog, so it can be linked from each county (and preferrably also from each topic within the county).  
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They will be held on Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. (rather than Tuesdays). No meeting during Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Jan 23-27.
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They will be held on Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. (rather than Tuesdays). No meeting during Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Jan 23-27.
  
Agendas will include: <br>
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*'''Accomplishments and progress'''  
 
*'''Accomplishments and progress'''  
 
*'''Updates and follow up'''  
 
*'''Updates and follow up'''  
**Clarify instructions. Help us understand what was REALLY wanted.
 
**Let's make it safe for each other to make mistakes, to learn from them, and to fix them. It's a great learning opportunity!
 
 
*'''Idea share:''' Add your ideas of what can make the Utah pages interesting and helpful to users of all skill levels.  
 
*'''Idea share:''' Add your ideas of what can make the Utah pages interesting and helpful to users of all skill levels.  
 
*'''Training and Training Requests'''  
 
*'''Training and Training Requests'''  
*'''Business/Announcements'''. We'll tell you of any issues and changes with the Wiki, such as:
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[[Category:WikiProject_Utah]]

Revision as of 22:51, 16 January 2012

MeetingPlace ID: 6804; Dial-in number: 877-453-7266 9:00–10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays (mountain time).

  • You can join up to 10 minutes early. Otherwise, you get a message that the meeting doesn't exist.
  • Meetings will be recorded. Nice if you were unable to attend "live".
  • First time? Before the meeting, run the MeetingPlace Test to be sure you can participate on your phone and computer.
Welcome to the Utah Wiki Project Community!
Make a difference!
The Wiki currently has 85,935 articles in English

Purpose of the meeting

Join with other Utah project participants to see progress, share ideas, and get news and training. You can add items to the agenda before a meeting or bring them up during the conversation.



Agenda

Introductions



Anyone who did not attend last week?

Kudos go to...



all of you who want to help others by making the Utah pages more interesting and useful on the Wiki.

Short review of Utah Wiki project




Follow-up on suggestions



In last meeting, someone suggested that the Catalog to Allen County Public Library should also be linked to the county pages.

  • We need a volunteer to check out their catalog, so it can be linked from each county (and preferrably also from each topic within the county).
  • Once that is done, Wilma can create instructions so links can be put in each county/topic.



Idea share


Future meetings


They will be held on Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. (rather than Tuesdays). No meeting during Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Jan 23-27.

Agendas will include:

  • Accomplishments and progress
  • Updates and follow up
  • Idea share: Add your ideas of what can make the Utah pages interesting and helpful to users of all skill levels.
  • Training and Training Requests
  • News and events