New Member Privacy Level

+2 votes
I just joined and imported over 600 people from my Ancestry Tree. I want to share with the rest of the community, but not sure how much to share.

What level of Privacy is recommended to get the most interest and input without leaving me too wide open?
in Genealogy Help by David Lewis G2G Rookie (220 points)
edited by Tami Osmer

1 Answer

+1 vote
Best answer

Hi David,

To keep in spirit with the whole 'Wiki'-idea I suggest you keep everything as open as possible, within the limits of privacy offcourse.

The default for profiles of non-living people under 200 years old is 'Public', unless they are added as the nuclear relative of a living person.

Anyone can view the information on a Public profile. However, even though anyone can view a Public profile you still need to be in the Trusted List to add or change information.

You can find more information on Privacy here.


Martyn Grifhorst
WikiTree Contributor

by Martyn Grifhorst G2G6 Mach 2 (23.2k points)
selected by Tami Osmer

Related questions

+4 votes
0 answers
75 views asked Sep 1, 2018 in WikiTree Help by Peggy McReynolds G2G6 Pilot (248k points)
+6 votes
1 answer
80 views asked Sep 9, 2016 in Policy and Style by Donald Driebeek G2G Crew (870 points)
+5 votes
1 answer
102 views asked Oct 5, 2015 in Policy and Style by Albertus Robert Casimir Jung G2G6 (7.6k points)
+16 votes
4 answers
+38 votes
9 answers
+1 vote
1 answer
82 views asked Mar 19 in WikiTree Tech by Jean Skar G2G6 (8.2k points)
+1 vote
2 answers
+1 vote
1 answer

WikiTree  ~  About  ~  Help Help  ~  Search Person Search  ~  Surname:

disclaimer - terms - copyright