LDSTech
Newsletter: January 2010
Friday, 22 January 2010

New Year

2010 is shaping up to be a banner year for the community. We have some exciting things planned, including the first LDSTech Developers Conference. Those who are interested in coming to Church headquarters, learning about development tools, and getting to work on volunteer development projects are invited to attend. Please mark your calendar for April 1 and 2. Registration and more details will be available in February.

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New LDSTech Conference Sessions Added PDF Print E-mail
Written by G C Duerden   
Tuesday, 23 September 2014

Five new sessions were recently added to the 2014 LDSTech Conference Schedule. You may want to alter your schedule to attend one or more of these new additions.

Flood the Earth – Church-Provided Resources for Using Social Media

The Church’s Senior Advisor over Social Media will share a variety of resources and best practices to help you effectively use social media with your friends and family as well as in your calling. Presented by Jared Covington, Thursday 2:00 p.m., and repeated Friday at 2 p.m.

The use of Social Media within the Church has expanded...

 
FamilySearch Facebook App Developer Wanted PDF Print E-mail
Written by Cassie McDaniel   
Tuesday, 05 May 2009

FamilySearch is searching for a volunteer developer to help create a Facebook application that will read the FamilySearch API. This individual will work with FamilySearch in discussing, designing, and developing the application. Anyone who has experience creating Facebook applications and is interested in this project is encouraged to contact Gordon Clarke by phone at 801-240-0770 or by e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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Employee Spotlight: Jimmy Smith PDF Print E-mail
Written by Cassie McDaniel   
Thursday, 30 October 2008

Question

What is your current position at the Church and what are your responsibilities?

Answer

I am the Web Analytics Product Manager. My
duties include:

  • Managing the relationship with our Web
    analytics vendor
  • Producing enterprise-wide analysis of the performance of Church Web sites (about
  • 100 of them, 35 domestic and 65 international/country sites)
  • Training Church employees to use Web analytics
  • Setting Web analytics best practices
  • Helping Web site owners as they take the lead on analytics for their individual sites
 
Newsletter: December 2009

Merry Christmas

We want to extend our holiday greetings and thank you for participating in the ever-growing LDSTech community.

Over the last year we have seen a tremendous growth in activity on the LDSTech Web site. Here are some exciting statistics representing our growth.

  • Forum registrations have increased by 63% this year.
  • Over 15,000 new posts since the beginning of the year.
  • The LDSTech Wiki continues to grow with over 1384 pages and files.
  • LDSTech community projects have expanded to include10 new mobile applications in development.

We have a lot planned for 2010 and expect our growth to continue. We thank you for being a part of this exciting community.

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