FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 7 January 2016

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  • 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.

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.

Welcome[edit | edit source]

Kudos go to[edit | edit source]

Business/Announcements[edit | edit source]

Wiki Meeting/Social at Rootstech 2016

Come join us at the FamilySearch Research Wiki Community Meeting at Rootstech 2016 on Friday, February 5th, from 9:45 to 10:45am in Room 252 at the Salt Palace, Salt Lake City, Utah.

  • Hear the latest Wiki developments from the Wiki Manager, Giuseppe Martinengo
  • Meet with fellow contributors and users of the Wiki
  • Light refreshments will be provided
  • RSVP on the Facebook event page

Agenda items[edit | edit source]

  • RootsTech Meeting - Caleb
  • Beta wiki and the feedback button - Caleb

     - Country Page Example

  • Wiki Project Updates. - Danielle

Governance Council Report[edit | edit source]

  • Categories and other policies will be more centrally controlled

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Community Council Report[edit | edit source]

  • Items to pose to Community Council

Discussions and Proposals Follow-up[edit | edit source]

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FamilySearch Wiki - Contributor's Meeting


Discussions, Proposals, Follow-up



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News to be publicized[edit | edit source]

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  News to be publicized (on the "Community News" page)


News Item (draft)
Everyone should add items to discuss.
Anyone can post to Community News.



Insert most recent at the top of list
access Community News
(New, Review, Final, Rejected, or Posted)

Link to Community News

Meeting Notes/Minutes[edit | edit source]

  • please post below this header