What is a free space and how do you start one?

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in The Tree House by Anonymous Harrelson G2G1 (1.4k points)
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Hi Allen!

Here's our help page on free space pages: http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Free-Space_Profile
by Eowyn Walker G2G Astronaut (1.9m points)

I have read the free space and wonder why it exists - why not put that "side story" (if that is what is meant)  in the profile of whomever it most pertains to and put links to others involved within that profile?  [[Smith-1|Joan Smith], etc.

Just curious.  Thanks for expanding on the concept.

We could probably broaden the explanation of free-space pages as they are used for so much more now than just for "side stories" of ancestors. They definitely have quite a variety of uses these day, one being people can now use them to start up projects. Peruse the free-space page directory sometime when you're curious and you can see all the creative ways members use them! :)

 

http://www.wikitree.com/indexes/space.html

Thanks Eowyn!  I do tend to use the indices and categories when I NEED them, it seems I never catch up to the basic of gedcom cleanups, etc. to have time left over to learn so much extra that can be learned.  I will indeed check them out!   Thanks again, Barb

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