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The Geni Wiki is a source of user contributed information about Geni and related to Geni's services.
 
The Geni Wiki is a source of user contributed information about Geni and related to Geni's services.
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Geni is a website that allows families to collaboratively build their family tree. Family members can then use the tree to learn more about each other, share knowledge about common ancestors and relatives, and stay in touch with each other.
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[[Geni, Inc.]] is a privately held company headquartered in Los Angeles, California. It is backed by venture capital firms [[Founders Fund]] and [[Charles River Ventures]].
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==About Geni==
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===Geni lore or Geni history===
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: ''Main article: [[Geni Timeline]]''
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Geni was founded in 2006 by former executives and early employees of PayPal, Yahoo! Groups, Ebay and Tribe.
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===Geni stats or Geni statistics===
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There are more than 5,000,000 profiles.
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===Geni junkies or Geni members===
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(Who are all these people and how did they get here?)
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===Geni tech or Geni technology===
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(Oh, the standard stuff like what technologies are being used, if Geni is housing their own servers in an ultra-modern, kick-butt facility.)
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==Getting the most from your Geni tree==
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===Exploring your tree===
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: ''Main article: [[]]''
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===Basic navigation in Geni===
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: ''Main article: [[]]''
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===Using Geni as a research tool===
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===Strengths, weaknesses, and data quality in Geni===
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==Building your Geni tree==
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===Editing profiles===
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: ''Main article: [[]]''
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===Editorial administration, oversight and management===
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(This should be good)
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===Handling disputes and abuse===
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: ''Main article: [[]]''
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(How to deal with vandalism and what can Geni do.)
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===Technical support===
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(Where to get it)
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==Feedback and questions==
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===Frequently asked questions (FAQ)===
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View the [http://help.geni.com/index.php?_m=knowledgebase&_a=view Geni - Help Center]
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===Providing feedback===
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(List the best ways to provide feedback. forums, blogs, email, form from within profile)
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===Community discussions===
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View the [http://forum.geni.com/ Geni Forum]
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===Contacting members outside your Geni tree===
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(How to do it)
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==References==
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# [http://www.prweb.com/releases/2007/07/prweb537114.htm "Geni.com Acquires 5 Million Profiles..." PR Web. 2 July 2007.]

Revision as of 19:02, 6 August 2007

The Geni Wiki is a source of user contributed information about Geni and related to Geni's services.

Geni is a website that allows families to collaboratively build their family tree. Family members can then use the tree to learn more about each other, share knowledge about common ancestors and relatives, and stay in touch with each other.

Geni, Inc. is a privately held company headquartered in Los Angeles, California. It is backed by venture capital firms Founders Fund and Charles River Ventures.

Contents

About Geni

Geni lore or Geni history

Main article: Geni Timeline

Geni was founded in 2006 by former executives and early employees of PayPal, Yahoo! Groups, Ebay and Tribe.

Geni stats or Geni statistics

There are more than 5,000,000 profiles.

Geni junkies or Geni members

(Who are all these people and how did they get here?)

Geni tech or Geni technology

(Oh, the standard stuff like what technologies are being used, if Geni is housing their own servers in an ultra-modern, kick-butt facility.)

Getting the most from your Geni tree

Exploring your tree

Main article: [[]]

Basic navigation in Geni

Main article: [[]]

Using Geni as a research tool

Strengths, weaknesses, and data quality in Geni

Building your Geni tree

Editing profiles

Main article: [[]]

Editorial administration, oversight and management

(This should be good)

Handling disputes and abuse

Main article: [[]]

(How to deal with vandalism and what can Geni do.)

Technical support

(Where to get it)

Feedback and questions

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

View the Geni - Help Center

Providing feedback

(List the best ways to provide feedback. forums, blogs, email, form from within profile)

Community discussions

View the Geni Forum

Contacting members outside your Geni tree

(How to do it)

References

  1. "Geni.com Acquires 5 Million Profiles..." PR Web. 2 July 2007.
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