Community Wiki Support Meeting 22 August 2013

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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 ...[edit | edit source]

Priority items for this meeting:[edit | edit source]

Updates and follow up[edit | edit source]

  • Needed training:  Namespaces, input about what training is wanted
  • Maintenance Report - Sandra
  • Tech updates- Lee
  • SalesForce - Janell / Lee
  • Release Date moved back

Patrolling and Amdocs Review[edit | edit source]

  • Did you see anything while patrolling this past week that would be interesting to discuss with the team?

Hazardous/vicious site found in recent changes. Make sure your virus protection/firewall up to date because we are one of the first to come across these items (virus and cookies being injected). Be careful of external links.  

Thank you for working on recent changes and collaborating together. It helps us to

  1. See what is being touched.
  2. Catch potenial attacks

Assignments[edit | edit source]

  • What did you learn this week that you want to share?
  • What do you need help with?
  • Do you have questions or suggestions regarding others are working on?

Team Member Support Assignments Content Project
Blake -  Volunteers, Overviews, Graphics
Charles -   Non-English wiki, FHC Pages Thurston County - FamilySearch Catalog, York County
Dennis -   Moderators & Adopters County Maps
Howard - Moderators & Adopter, Welcoming Committee
Janell - 
The Boss!
LaVera -  Welcoming Committe new people, Forum Transfer down Help pages project-slow but steady.
Lee -  Developing Training - Non-English, Tech Non-English, Tech Training
Mark -  Volunteers England Articles
Rick -  Volunteers
Robin -  Volunteers, Moderators, Training Lessons for New Volunteers
South Carolina Moderator, contributing to African American Research and Columbia, South Carolina
Rorie -  New Missionary Training, Special Projects Idaho & Native American Moderator
Sandra -  Maintenance

Training[edit | edit source]

  • To Do Category Work and Training
See: To Do Category List for articles that need to be reviewed, improved and corrected.

  • Image Caption Template
Example: {{Captioned|Example.jpg|200px|right|Field of Sunflowers}}

  • Image Information Template
Add the Information template to EVERY image page created when you upload images.
See the image page.

Information Template Basic

Improve the Wiki[edit | edit source]

Team Discussion[edit | edit source]

  • Moderators
  • Possible moderator candidates
Joan E. Healey (real name)

  • Training Needed
Image Uploads
Editing Protected Pages - Don't Do It
Double Checking Your Work - Responsible for own work

Wiki Project[edit | edit source]