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          Help and Guidance 2020: New Page: Version 1.1

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Introduction


What's here

This gives general advice  for all maintainers.  It focuses on the content of GENUKI, including where it might be sourced and tips on how it can be best used. It covers :

and three aspects that are common to all those

It also gives some background on the way in which information may have been structured in the past versions of GENUKI where this is  relevant t o potential changes and improvements

Other related sections

There is more technical guidance here. The technical material  concentrates on the structure of each page/node in the various elements and how entries are best made to give a consistent approach to handling the information and content.

The How To pages give the simple step by step information for the most common tasks maintainers need to do.

Core GENUKI


Maintainers will generally be engaged with:

  • Place nodes for counties and parishes
  • Plain/topic nodes linked to those place nodes

You can find advice on  Developing Place Pages including what areas are most useful to include and the sources of information for them. Some suggestions  on Using Topic Pages  include creating the page and using tables ...

There are some quick tips on ways to check and add common features to pages [LINK

There are some key points to take particular care about in Maintainers' Dos and Don'ts)

Churches Database


Churches D7 / Combine - TLC version check against new page

DL Project description

Founding and Closing dates shorter

graveyards

Pictures

Gazetteer

 

Gaz Use as main text here check with top level stuff

Maps


All Maps D7 Move to technical or redraft

 

Images


 

Earlier Guidance

Core

Users in drupal check against new https://www.genuki.org.uk/org/help/reference/roles2

Developing County pages overall

getting volunteers for county pages

Offer of Support D7 (move)

Developing Parishes

Developing Parishes DUP

sourcing information

Place Nodes general D7 TLC version check additional points

Plain nodes TLC

 

Churches Databse

2015 change from old church database archive

pre Drupal guidance Archive but check for general approach sections

 

Gazetteer

Maps

Irish Maps D7 Put in Big for IRL

See Spare

/org/help/guidance/spare

FOR DRAFTING CROSS CHECKS ONLY

/org/help/guidance/maintainers/general/index37

Main D7 Guide quarry across this and other pages now check for anything not covered