User group meeting agenda 13 January 2009
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Agenda[edit | edit source]
Administrative items[edit | edit source]
- Assignment of time keeper and note taker
- Introduction of new members: 10 seconds for name and desired takeaways.
- Prayer --
- Review of Minutes
- Today's agenda preview
Information items[edit | edit source]
- Ann Roach will present information about the use of Adobe Connect.
Discussion items[edit | edit source]
New Items[edit | edit source]
- FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Maryland needs more people to sign up to write. (Michael)
- Need a community member to do a MD barn raising task: Write page on major data sites for U.S. research. (Please contact Michael @ 801-240-2071.)
- Need community member to start linking wiki pages to data sets in FamilySearch Record Search. (Michael)
- The need for a project: Linking to digitized books -- first those on the BYU/FHL project, then on Google Books and elsewhere.
- I received a notice from my watchlist and the question came up - are email addresses allowed on the Wiki as shown in several instances - Australia Societies? dsammy 03:14, 8 January 2009 (UTC)
Carryover from Previous Meetings[edit | edit source]
- Need community member to write a page on proper etiquette for doing roll-backs on the FamilySearch Wiki. (Michael)
- Demo by Thomas Lerman or his designee -- Proper internal links, including external links to internal pages.
I will not be able to attend until after my mechanic is able to replace my radiator. Is this necessary with the changes make to Help:Create an Internal Link and Help:Create an external link including videos? External links to internal pages are just the full URL (no other way around that). Thomas Lerman 22:15, 13 January 2009 (UTC)
- Also see the discussion page for the meeting held 30 December 2008, there are some items there that have merit time permitting. Also along that line, see http://www.paperofrecord.com/ (also see this meeting's discussion page).