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On 27 Jan 2016 at 18:18 GMT Cynthia (Billups) B wrote:
Would you please add your sources for information, especially when creating new profiles and adding family members to existing profiles? This page might be helpful http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Space:Jillaine's_Dream_Source_Help_Page Thank you!
On 21 Dec 2015 at 14:43 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:
for your gedcom, just follow the steps I sent you by email.
On 20 Dec 2015 at 17:52 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:
You have been a member of Wikitree for over a month, received messages for Greeters and Mentors.
But since you joined, you have a small amount of contributions to your family tree.
Did you experiment navigation problems or ancestors search difficulties ? Do you need help ?
Would be glad to help in any way .
Wish you a great journey on Wikitree.
Guy - Wikitree Mentor and Leader
On 19 Dec 2015 at 16:12 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:
By signing the Honor Code you're telling others you are a responsible Wiki genealogist.
Feel free to ask me via my profile page if you have any questions.
Have a nice journey on Wikitree,
Guy - Wikitree Mentor / Leader
On 18 Dec 2015 at 16:25 GMT Patricia Roche wrote:
Someone who does know about the steps in the process, will be able to help. if you post your question on the G2G forum - Good luck growing your branches, Patt
On 18 Dec 2015 at 02:24 GMT Patricia Roche wrote:
Because WikiTree has only one profile for each person, the further back you go in your ancestry, the more likely cousins will find you and help out. ANY Wiki Genealogist can edit "Open" profiles (over 200 years old = open). There's also a brickwall tag in the G2G forum: brickwall
Sources are very important, so please be sure to include the sources used, on each profile you add.
It is a good idea to enter a few of your ancestors manually, to get used to how WikiTree works. Then, you could upload a small portion of your tree, with a gedcom, to see how that works. There is always editing needed after a Gedcom import, so fewer profiles makes the task easier.
On 12 Dec 2015 at 14:36 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:
Congratulations, you've been a WikiTree member for a month! We're glad you're here. A few tips to help you dive in even deeper:
Check out Beyond the Basics of WikiTree for a guide on some of our more advanced features such as Projects, Categories, and Merging.
We're very active on our social sites and we have an excellent blog where you'll find our monthly newsletter as well as tips, interviews with our members and guest posts from others in the genealogy community.
As always, I'm here to help if you have any questions!
Guy ~ WikiTree Mentor
On 26 Nov 2015 at 14:40 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:
Now that you have had a little time to try WikiTree, there are a few more features you may find useful.
Ideas on what to include in a profile can be found in Styles and Standards, including some tips on writing biographies.
If you need to describe an event, an heirloom or a location relevant to your research, you may like to learn about Free Space Profiles.
Lastly, sometimes you'll run into unresponsive profile managers. We have a process for resolving those unfortunate situations.
If you have any questions, feel free to ask via my profile page.
Guy ~ WikiTree Mentor
On 14 Nov 2015 at 02:06 GMT Kitty (Cooper) Smith wrote:
Please set your preferences for your Tags Followed to include DNA on the GenealogistToGenealogist (G2G) feed: http://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Special:Following
If you are adding any DNA tests to profiles on WikiTree, please be sure to add the tests to the actual test participant's profile, and that the Privacy is set to show the participant's Family Tree tab.
We also encourage you to join our Google+ Community for DNA discussions, questions and new information: https://plus.google.com/communities/111329829039015718912
On 13 Nov 2015 at 15:12 GMT Guy Constantineau wrote:
How are you? I'm Guy, a WikiTree Mentor. Hope you're enjoying our site.
How To Use WikiTree is a good starting point, and the Help Index is an important place to find out how to do most tasks.
If you have pre-1700's ancestors to add please read our Pre-1700 profiles info. Do you have Royal Ancestors? Rather than create duplicate profiles for them, please contact the EuroAristo Project to discuss connecting your family line to their profiles.
And I'm here to help too, just ask!
Guy ~ WikiTree Mentor