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FamilySearch Wiki:Contributors Meeting 1 Oct 2015

Welcome to the Wiki Contributors Meeting
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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.


Kudos go to


  • Upgrade still being worked on. We hope it to be completed by the end of the year.
  • Upgrade will fix several bugs found on the current wiki platform.

Agenda items

Be bold, post your agenda items!

Feel free to post on the agenda any items you wish to discuss during the meeting.

Guest Speaker

  • this week
  • suggestions

Summary of Yammer

FS Wiki Contributors group.

Moderators and Adopters

Wiki Content

  • New and completed Wiki Projects - Danielle
  • US County pages project - standardization of pages - Danielle
  • Volunteers on Facebook compiling genealogy resources on Yammer; then, wiki missionaries to add to Wiki

Wiki Support

Governance Council Report

  • Items to pose to Governance Council

Community Council Report

  • Items to pose to Community Council

Discussions and Proposals Follow-up

To access this table click here

FamilySearch Wiki - Contributor's Meeting


Discussions, Proposals, Follow-up



Insert most recent at the top of list

News to be publicized

To access this table click here.

  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

  • please post below this header