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Monday, January 3, 2011

BetterGEDCOM Wiki begins active member meetings

A Webinar introduced the first Developers Meeting for the BetterGEDCOM Wiki. The Build a Better GEDCOM Wiki is designed to establish a standard for the transmission, sharing and updating of genealogical information. The meeting was conducted by DearMYRTLE and was mainly concerned with the organization of the group effort. I was very impressed with the caliber of the attendees.

If you are wondering what a Wiki is, here is a short video explaining the concept:

Notes from this meeting are available at


  1. Thanks for your support and participation in the developers' meeting today, James.

  2. James, I really enjoy your blog - and I've shared the Ancestor Approved Award with you. You can pick it up at