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FamilySearch Wiki:Standardized Wiki Pages

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We are standardizing specific pages on the wiki to improve the Wiki experience for all users including those new to our website. The following is a list of pages affected and details regarding the information on that page.

Country Pages

Items to be Standardized on Country Pages

Please do not change the following items on a country page:

  • Breadcrumb trail
  • Paragraph at the top of the page, sometimes called SEO paragraph
  • Section Headings, for example, "Getting Started" and "Country Information"
  • Categories

Items to be Standardized on Country Sidebars

Please do not change the following items on a country sidebar templates:

  • Flags
  • Headings, for example, "Beginning Research"
  • Categories

United States State Pages

Items to be standardized on United States State Pages

Please do not change the following items on a United States state page:

  • Breadcrumb trail
  • Paragraph at the top of the page, sometimes called SEO paragraph
  • Section Headings, for example, "Getting Started" and "State Information"
  • Categories

Items to be Standardized on State Sidebars

Please do not change the following items on a United States sidebar templates:

  • Flags
  • Headings, for example, "Beginning Research"
  • Categories