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"Site Map" of 'FamilySearch' ... Here are a few things that you might find interesting, that need fixing / addressing.

"Official 'FamilySearch' Representatives"

I was just checking the "Site Map" ( https://www.familysearch.org/site-map ) of "FamilySearch".

Here are a few things that you might find interesting, that need fixing / addressing.

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1. Here are "Links" in the "Site Map" that NO LONGER work ( ie. they DO NOT work and they DO need to be fixed / addressed ), they lead to the following screen / page:

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A 'Symbol' being a ... "Chain Link with a Line through it" ( ie. "Broken Link" )

File Not Found

We are sorry, but the page you requested is no longer available or cannot be found. If you arrived here from a bookmark, please delete your bookmark.

Thank you for using FamilySearch.org.

Feel free to use any activity from the menu above to continue your family history.

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(a) Core Products.

.....FAMILY TREE.

.....(i) Tree Training and Guides: ... https://www.familysearch.org/tree-tra...

(b) Get and Give Help.

.....GET HELP.
......(i) Contact FamilySearch ... https://www.familysearch.org/help/con...
.....(ii) Learning Center ... https://www.familysearch.org/learning...
....(iii) Send Us Feedback ... https://www.familysearch.org/feedback

(c) Featured Pages

.....INDEXING PROJECTS
.....(i) Italy Civil ... Registration https://www.familysearch.org/italian-...

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2. Here are "Links" in the "Site Map" that lead to unexpected places or the same places; and, not specifically where they state:

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Core Products
FAMILY TREE

- Find, Take, Teach ... https://www.familysearch.org/find-tak...

leads to web address
https://www.familysearch.org/

NOT specifically directly to what you would exactly expect with a heading like ... "Find, Take, Teach"

Did it previously go to somewhere else?

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Core Products
MEMORIES

- Overview
- Gallery
- Tagged People
- Find a Memory

Really, this is an aside; but, the web address for all these "Subjects" go through a High "Level" titled "Photos".

I would have thought that that High "Level" should have had its title "Renamed" to "Memories"; as, the original premise of "Photos" has been expanded to also include "Documents" and "Stories" and "Audio", etc.

I know that this is neither 'here nor there' in the scheme of things with regard to prorities and limited resources.

But, just raised the matter for consideration.

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Core Products
RECORD INDEXING

- Download the App ... https://www.familysearch.org/indexing...
and
- How to Index Records ...https://www.familysearch.org/indexing...

lead to same web address
https://www.familysearch.org/indexing...

NOT specifically directly to either "Download the App" or "How to Index Records"

I would have thought that "Download the [ Indexing ] App" was redundant now that there is "Web" Indexing!

And, I would suggest that "Get Started Indexer" should be a separate "Subject" under / following ... "How to Index Records"

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Core Products
TEMPLE ORDINANCES

- New Opportunities

leads to web address
".../all"

NOT specifically directly to "New Opportunities"

The "Opportunities" 'Tab' has been "Deleted" / "Removed"; and, there has been a request for it to be reinstated.

Refer:

"Opportunities Tab Removed"
https://getsatisfaction.com/familysea...

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News and Information
GENEALOGY

- Genealogy Matters ... https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...
and
- Genealogy Records ... https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

lead to same web address
https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

"FamilySearch Blog" ... "Blog / Archives for Records and Research"

The former NOT specifically directly to "Genealogy Matters"

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News and Information
FAMILYSEARCH

- CEO Corner Archive ... https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

leads to web address
https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

"FamilySearch Blog" ... "Blog / Archives for What's New at FamilySearch"

NOT specifically directly to the "CEO Corner Archive"

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News and Information
FAMILYSEARCH

- Community Projects ... https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

leads to web address
https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

"FamilySearch Blog" ... "Blog / Archives for Records and Research"

NOT specifically directly to any "Community Projects"

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News and Information
FAMILYSEARCH

- News About Indexing ... https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

leads to "FamilySearch Blog"
https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

"FamilySearch Blog" ... "Blog / Archives for Records and Research"

NOT specifically directly to any "News about Indexing"

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News and Information
FAMILYSEARCH

- News About Partners...https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

leads to same web address
https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

"FamilySearch Blog" ... "Blog / Archives for Resources"

NOT specifically directly to "News About Partners"

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News and Information
FAMILYSEARCH

- News About Wiki ... https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

leads to web address
https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

"FamilySearch Blog" ... "Blog / Archives for Records and Research"

NOT specifically directly to "News About Wiki"

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News and Information
ABOUT US

- FamilySearch Press ... https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

leads to web address
https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/...

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FamilySearch Blog
Blog / Not found:

Not found, error 404

The page you are looking for no longer exists. Perhaps you can return back to the site's homepage and see if you can find what you are looking for. Or, you can try finding it with the information below.

Pages: ...

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NOT specifically directly to "FamilySearch Press"

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Get and Give Help
VOLUNTEER

- Help others with their tree ... https://lds.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_,,,

leads to web address
https://lds.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_...

"Sorry, this survey is not currently active." !?

NOT exactly to "Help others with their tree" !?

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Get and Give Help
VOLUNTEER

- Donate Coding Skills ... https://www.familysearch.org/developers/

leads to web address
https://www.familysearch.org/developers/

NOT specifically directly to "Donate Coding Skills"

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Get and Give Help
VOLUNTEER

- Help Train Consultants ... http://lds.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=...

leads to web address
https://lds.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_...

"Sorry, this survey is not currently active." !?

NOT specifically directly to "Help Train Consultants" !?

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Featured Pages
RECORD COLLECTIONS

- International Genealogy ... https://www.familysearch.org/search/c...

leads to web address
https://www.familysearch.org/search/c...

NEED to change "Subject" name from "International Genealogy" to "International Genealogical Index (IGI)"

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3. I suggest that here are some additional "Links" that should possibly appear IN the list of the "Site Map" - this is a simple and non-exhaustive list

- "Rights and Use Information" ( ".../terms" ); and,
- "Privacy Policy" ( ".../privacy" ); and,
- "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints" on the Site Map" ( mormon.org )

ps: I know that they appear at the bottom of the page / screen; but, it would be also good to see them directly listed on the 'Site Map'.

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Before anyone gets up-in-arms:

I am well aware that there are competing priorities and limited resources within "FamilySearch".

But, I am sorry, ...

That said, the "Site Map" SHOULD BE current and as up-to-date as possible.

AND,

I am well aware, that the "HELP" of "FamilySearch", leads a lot to be desired; and, needs a lot of HELP - again, this being subject to the competing priorities and limited resources within "FamilySearch".

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Submitted for your information and consideration.

Brett
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