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<div style="position:relative; top:8px; height:1300px;"><!--------------------- Tab 1--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:1%; width:18%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#FFFFFF;">[[Main Page|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Main Page</span>]]</div> <!--------------------- Tab 2--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:19%; width:22%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#FFFFFF;">[[Research Process|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Research Help</span>]]</div> <!--------------------- Tab 3--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:41%; width:18%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#DBEAC7;">[[Wiki Help|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Wiki Help</span>]]</div> <!--------------------- Tab 4--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:60%; width:23%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#FFFFFF;">[[Get Involved in Wiki Projects|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Get Involved</span>]]</div> <!---------------Banner Box------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; font-size:14px; top:40px; left:215px;">[[Image:Bouy and Water2.jpg|center|460px|Bouy and Water]]</div> <!------------------Blue Box--------------------> <div style="position: absolute; font-size: 14px; top: 40px; left: 0px; width: 250px; height: 198px; background: none repeat scroll 0% 0% rgb(63, 139, 250); padding: 1px; color: white;"></div> <!-----------Title and Intro paragraph--------------> <div style="position: absolute; font-size: 24px; top: 55px; left: 7px; width: 226px; height: 45px; padding: 10px; font-family: museo; color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">'''Search Wiki Help'''<br><br><br><span style="font-size:16px; color:white;">The help articles below will teach you all the ins and outs,  tips and tools for using the wiki platform.</span></div> <!----section below banner------------------------> <div style="position: absolute; width: 680px; text-align: center; top: 282px; font-size: 24px; font-family: museo; left: 1px;">Wiki Help Articles</div> <!----thick line separating title from list of help articles-----------> <div style="position: absolute; top: 308px; left: 1px; width: 680px; height: 8px; background-color: rgb(252, 103, 82);"></div> <!--------------icons and links---------------------->
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<div style="position:relative; top:8px; height:1300px;"><!--------------------- Tab 1--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:1%; width:18%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#FFFFFF;">[[Main Page|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Main Page</span>]]</div> <!--------------------- Tab 2--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:19%; width:22%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#FFFFFF;">[[Research Process|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Research Help</span>]]</div> <!--------------------- Tab 3--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:41%; width:18%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#DBEAC7;">[[Wiki Help|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Wiki Help</span>]]</div> <!--------------------- Tab 4--------------------------> <div style="position:absolute; height:20px; top:0px; left:60%; width:23%; padding-top:5px; border-radius:0.25em; font-family:ProximaNova; color:#4d4d4a; text-align:center; font-size:16px; background-color:#FFFFFF;">[[Get Involved in Wiki Projects|<span style="color:#4d4e4e;">Get Involved</span>]]</div> <div style="position:relative; height:300px;">
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[[Help:Wiki Basics|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Getting Started on the Wiki</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Completing the basics</span>  
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The FamilySearch Wiki is a website where the genealogy and Family History communities can write and update research advice for any locality. We’re eager to build this site to suit your needs, and we’d love to see you contribute your knowledge, as well!</span></div>  
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==Where to Start==
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[[Help:Wiki Basics|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Getting Started on the Wiki</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Completing the basics</span>
  
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[[Help:Browsing the Wiki|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Browsing the Wiki</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Navigating the site</span>  
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[[Help:Browsing the Wiki|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Browsing the Wiki</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Navigating the site</span>
  
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[[Help:Editing The Wiki|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Editing the Wiki</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Help with editing, linking, templates and more</span>
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[[Help:Editing The Wiki|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Editing the Wiki</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Help with editing, linking,&nbsp;&nbsp; </span><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">templates and more</span>
 
  
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[[Help:User page and preferences|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">User Page and Preferences</span>]]<br>&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;Creating a user page and <br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;setting preferences
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[[Help:User page and preferences|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">User Page and Preferences</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Creating a user page and setting preferences</span>
  
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[[Help:Images and files|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Images and Files</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Uploading images and using </span><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">images in flies</span>  
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[[Help:Creating a new page|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Creating Wiki Pages</span>]]<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<span |style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Creating and renaming wiki pages</span>
  
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[[Help:Resources and lists|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Resources and Lists</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Handy reference information </span><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">for contributors</span>  
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[[Help:Support team|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Technical Information<span /></span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Instructions for Support and Sysops</span>
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[[Help:Guiding principles and policies|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Principles and Policies</span>]][[Help:Guiding principles and policies|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;" />]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Community standards for </span><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">contributors</span>  
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[[Help:Images and files|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Images and Files</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Uploading images and using images in files</span>
  
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[[Help:Resources and lists|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Resources and Lists</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Handy reference information for contributors</span>
  
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[[FamilySearch Wiki:Community Meetings|<span style="color:#08c; font-size:16px; font-family:proximanova; padding:15px; line-height:30px;">Community Meetings</span>]]<br><span style="color:#4d4e4e; padding:15px;">Collaborate and communicate with other users</span>  
  
 
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Revision as of 10:11, 28 March 2016

Bouy and Water
The FamilySearch Wiki is a website where the genealogy and Family History communities can write and update research advice for any locality. We’re eager to build this site to suit your needs, and we’d love to see you contribute your knowledge, as well!

Where to Start[edit | edit source]

Help-Getting Started Black Icon.png

Getting Started on the Wiki
Completing the basics

Help-Search Black Icon.png

Browsing the Wiki
Navigating the site

Help-Edit Black Icon.png

Editing the Wiki
Help with editing, linking, templates and more

Help-Edit Black Icon.png

User Page and Preferences
Creating a user page and setting preferences

Help-Edit Black Icon.png

Creating Wiki Pages
    Creating and renaming wiki pages

Help-Technical Information Black Icon.png

Technical Information
Instructions for Support and Sysops

Help-Images and Files Black Icon.png

Images and Files
Uploading images and using images in files

Help-Resources and Lists Black Icon.png

Resources and Lists
Handy reference information for contributors

Help-Guiding Principles and Policies.png

Principles and Policies
Community standards for contributors

Help-User Page Black Icon.png

Community Meetings
Collaborate and communicate with other users


 

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