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(New page: Balloon Help http://trac.wikigenia.com/attachment/wiki/Glossary/070402BalloonHelpIcon.jpg?format=raw Blood Relative - Anyone you share a common ancestor with. Claimed - "claimed" refers...)
 
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Balloon Help
 
Balloon Help
 
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Blood Relative - Anyone you share a common ancestor with.
 
Blood Relative - Anyone you share a common ancestor with.
  
Claimed - "claimed" refers to anyone who comes to the site even once. (joining is the same thing as claiming.)
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Claimed User - a user who has claimed their node/profile on Geni.
  
 
Edit Card
 
Edit Card
  
Focus Node - This is the 'Tree Owner' of the currently viewed tree. We are look for a less technical alternate for this term to use with our customers, specifically in the Legend for the tree.
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Focus Node - This is the 'Tree Owner' of the currently viewed tree.
Some suggestions so far have been:
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    * focus user
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    * focus box
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    * focus person
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    * focus ancestor
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    * focus relative
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    * tree owner
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Geni Legend
 
Geni Legend
 
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GeniTeam - A Geni employee
 
GeniTeam - A Geni employee
  
Hand Print - the immediate family description block that appears atop the profile page and on some of the list views (e.g., "Son of John and Mary, Brother of William"). Question - does this include the 'Relationship Pathway'?
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Hand Print - the immediate family description block that appears atop the profile page and on some of the list views (e.g., "Son of John and Mary, Brother of William").
  
 
Help Messages
 
Help Messages
  
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Little Green Tree
  
Little Green Tree - What we refer to internally as a 'Don King' (maybe we should formally refer to this as the pruning indicator?)
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Node - AKA the person's box in the tree.  
 
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Node - AKA the person's box in the tree. This term is probably too technical for the general population of users
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Profile
 
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Stub Profile
 
Stub Profile
  
Tree - Tree currently has two meanings and may have three once tree merging is implemented. We should think of ways to differentiate these meanings:
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Tree -  
  
 
     * The tree is what you see in tree view which is a subset of your family tree due to pruning.
 
     * The tree is what you see in tree view which is a subset of your family tree due to pruning.
     * The tree is your entire family tree i.e. everyone who shares your tree ID.
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     * The tree is your entire family tree
    * Post-tree merge the tree can be everyone that is connected to you on Geni.
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Tree Definitions
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    * Blood Tree - the user's blood relatives
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    * Blood Tree (include partners -> true) - Blood Tree plus the current partner of anyone in the Blood Tree
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    * Bounded Tree - the user's blood relatives plus those relative's spouses plus each of those spouse's blood relatives and those relative's spouses.
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    * Family Tree - User's Blood Tree (include partners -> true) + User's Current Partner's Blood Tree (include partners -> true).
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    * Family Tree (include partners -> false) - User's Blood Tree + User's Current Partner's Blood Tree.
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Revision as of 16:45, 17 July 2007

Balloon Help

Blood Relative - Anyone you share a common ancestor with.

Claimed User - a user who has claimed their node/profile on Geni.

Edit Card

Focus Node - This is the 'Tree Owner' of the currently viewed tree.


Geni Legend

GeniTeam - A Geni employee

Hand Print - the immediate family description block that appears atop the profile page and on some of the list views (e.g., "Son of John and Mary, Brother of William").

Help Messages

Little Green Tree

Node - AKA the person's box in the tree.

Profile

Relationship Definitions

   * Half sibling – two nodes with exactly one parent node in common.
   * Stepchild – node which has your current spouse, but not you, as a parent.
   * Stepparent – node which is current spouse of one of your parent nodes, but is not your parent. 


Relationship Pathway

Stub Profile

Tree -

   * The tree is what you see in tree view which is a subset of your family tree due to pruning.
   * The tree is your entire family tree
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