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<div style="background-color: blue; color: white; margin: 1em 7em; padding: 0 0.5em; border: 1px solid #aaf; text-align: center;">'''Joe Rodgers''' is currently active on the OrthodoxWiki<br />He will be resting from his work here from '''20051111 through 20051120'''.<br />Please feel free to leave him messages on his '''[[User talk:Joe Rodgers|talk page]]'''</div>
 
  
 
== About Me ==
 
== About Me ==
  
I am an reader, contributor, editor, and [http://www.orthodoxwiki.org/Special:Listadmins sysop] here at the OW. In case you are wondering, I would refer to myself as a non-Orthodox / Heterodox Christian. I have a very strong interest in Eastern Orthodoxy and its relationship to the historic Christian faith. I also edit pages at [[Wikipedia:User:Joe Rodgers|Wikipedia]], but I prefer to work here.
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I am a reader, contributor, editor, and [http://www.orthodoxwiki.org/Special:Listadmins sysop] here at the OW. If you would like to learn more about me you can visit my home page, joeandjessie.net. However, I can't promise you will find lots of engaging information there. If you are more interested in my spiritual life you can read the About Joe page on my site.
  
If you would like to learn more about me you can visit my home page, https://joeandjessie.net/. I can't promise you will find lots of engaging information there, however. You can ignore the security certificate mismatch. I use my web host's SSL certificate so I can make secure logins when I'm away from home.
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[[Image:Joe-rodgers.jpg|right|frame]]
  
 
== My Work Here ==
 
== My Work Here ==
  
For now, I have an interest in working with the [[OrthodoxWiki:Help wanted|Help wanted]] and [[Special:Specialpages|Special]] pages. I have worked some on the [[Church Calendar]]. I would like to start developing some series on basic Orthodox beliefs and practices: These include:
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For now, I am taking somewhat of a back-burner role here. I will most likely be monitoring [[Special:Recent changes|Recent changes]] to the Wiki and editing pages that directly apply to topics I am researching. I still have an interest in working with the [[OrthodoxWiki:Help wanted|Help wanted]] and [[Special:Specialpages|Special]] pages and also developing the [[Template:Orthodoxchristianity|template]] that introduces new readers to a broad overview of the Orthodox church.
  
* [[Template:Orthodoxchristianity]]
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I also am curious about making clarifications and suggestions for the [[OrthodoxWiki:Style Manual|Style Manual]]. For instance, I would like to help keep pages clear and concise. Having [http://www.google.com/search?q=long+web+pages really long] pages runs the risk of a lot of [http://www.useit.com/alertbox/9710a.html page scrolling]. On the other hand, I am learning that short pages have their own problems. Other than that, I have been organizing '''[[Journeys to Orthodoxy| conversion stories]]'''. In addition to this, I hope to get some maps created.
* <del>[[Template:Sacraments]]</del> - [[User:ASDamick|Rdr. Andrew]] working on [[Template:Spirituality|similar project]]
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* [[Template:Holytradition]]
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I also have interests in helping make clarifications and suggestions for the [[OrthodoxWiki:Style Manual|Style Manual]]. For instance, I would like to help keep pages clear and concise. Having [http://www.google.com/search?q=long+web+pages really long] pages runs the risk of a lot of [http://www.useit.com/alertbox/9710a.html page scrolling]. On the other hand, I am learning that short pages have their own problems. Other than that, I have been organizing '''[[Journeys to Orthodoxy| conversion stories]]'''. In addition to this, I hope to get some maps created.
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=== My subpages ===
 
=== My subpages ===
  
*[[User:Joe Rodgers/irc|Joe Rodgers/irc]]: Used to keep track of all my IRC friends
 
 
*[[User:Joe Rodgers/sig|Joe Rodgers/sig]]: Used to attach quicklinks to my comment signature
 
*[[User:Joe Rodgers/sig|Joe Rodgers/sig]]: Used to attach quicklinks to my comment signature
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*[[User:Joe Rodgers/personal sandbox|Joe Rodgers/personal sandbox]]
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==Helpful links==
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Key articles on contributing to Wikis
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[[Help:How_to_write_a_great_article|Writing articles]] | [[Wikipedia:WP:Verifiability|Verifiability]] | [[Wikipedia:WP:CITE|Citing sources]]<sup>[http://gateway.lib.ohio-state.edu/tutor/les7/guide.html]</sup> | [[Wikipedia:WP:RS|Reliable sources]] | [[Wikipedia:WP:Avoid_weasel_words|Weasel words]] | [[Wikipedia:Naming_conventions|Naming_conventions]]
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For creating images
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[[Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Blank_maps|Blank_maps]] | [http://kvaleberg.com/wiki/index.php/Wiki:Map_sources map sources] | [http://tiger.census.gov/cgi-bin/mapsurfer? Census maps] | [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_domain_image_resources Public domain images]
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{{Userbox admin|right}}Wiki markup
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[[Wikipedia:How_to_edit_a_page|Wiki markup]] | [[Wikipedia:Extended image syntax|Image markup]]
  
=== Useful Internal Links ===
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[[Category:User Pages|{{PAGENAME}}]]
  
* [[Help:Image_licenses]]
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These are things I have read or seen and wanted to hold for review at a later time. Some are external links to things I like.
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<div style="background-color: blue; color: white; margin: 1em 7em; padding: 0 0.5em; border: 1px solid #aaf; text-align: center;">'''Joe Rodgers''' is currently latent on the OrthodoxWiki<br />He will only be browsing the OW in Feb.-Apr. 2006.<br />Please feel free to leave him messages on his discussion page.</div>
  
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:How_to_edit_a_page How to edit a page] at Wikipedia
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*http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Extended_image_syntax
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*http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Blank_maps
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*http://kvaleberg.com/wiki/index.php/Wiki:Map_sources
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*[http://tiger.census.gov/cgi-bin/mapsurfer? Census maps]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Public_domain_image_resources Public domain images]
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Latest revision as of 06:43, January 13, 2007


About Me

I am a reader, contributor, editor, and sysop here at the OW. If you would like to learn more about me you can visit my home page, joeandjessie.net. However, I can't promise you will find lots of engaging information there. If you are more interested in my spiritual life you can read the About Joe page on my site.

Joe-rodgers.jpg

My Work Here

For now, I am taking somewhat of a back-burner role here. I will most likely be monitoring Recent changes to the Wiki and editing pages that directly apply to topics I am researching. I still have an interest in working with the Help wanted and Special pages and also developing the template that introduces new readers to a broad overview of the Orthodox church.

I also am curious about making clarifications and suggestions for the Style Manual. For instance, I would like to help keep pages clear and concise. Having really long pages runs the risk of a lot of page scrolling. On the other hand, I am learning that short pages have their own problems. Other than that, I have been organizing conversion stories. In addition to this, I hope to get some maps created.

My subpages

Helpful links

Key articles on contributing to Wikis

Writing articles | Verifiability | Citing sources[1] | Reliable sources | Weasel words | Naming_conventions

For creating images

Blank_maps | map sources | Census maps | Public domain images

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