If you have a suggestion about how to make WeRelate even better, please add it here. Before adding a new suggestion, please check the list below to see if your idea has been suggested previously. (Hint: press Control-F to search this page.)

If someone has already added your suggestion, you can vote for it by adding it your watchlist. Suggestions with more votes are more likely to be implemented. (If you simply want to follow a discussion but not vote for it, go ahead and watch the page but also add your name to a section titled "Neutral").

If you've reviewed the list of suggestions and can't find yours, add it below. Give your suggestion a descriptive title so others will find and vote on it. Then click the Add button to create a page for the suggestion where you can describe it further.

Anticipated future changes to WeRelate appear on the roadmap.

Sign in to add suggestions


If you want to be notified as new suggestions are added to this list, just watch this page.

As suggestions are implemented, they will be moved to WeRelate:Suggestions/archive. Rejected suggestions will be moved to WeRelate:Suggestions/rejected.

TitleCreatedLast modifiedbyWatchers
Ability to merge Mysource pages with regular sources29 Apr 20141 May 2014User:Jrich5
View the talk page - suppress when empty9 Feb 201410 Feb 2014User:Jrich4
Adding of Baptism/Burial date field on 'add person' page14 Jan 201514 Jan 2015User:Goldenoldie3
Add Source Citation buttons before and after each Citation ID30 Sep 201430 Sep 2014User:Woepwoep2
Cemetery pages only on burial location10 Nov 201211 Nov 2012User:Jhamstra11
Source matching during GEDCOM upload8 May 201227 Mar 2013User:Jrich11
Browse links for each part of compound (e.g., Norwegian) surname6 Feb 20146 Feb 2014User:DataAnalyst1
Link to Wikimedia images31 Jul 201130 Nov 2012User:AndrewRT10
Suggestions for improvements to Search10 May 201324 Nov 2014User:Jaques17249
Assertions21 Dec 201219 Aug 2013User:Jrm030639
Tweak to Duplicates Report4 Dec 20111 Nov 2012User:Jillaine9
Scraping of FindAGrave cemetery pages23 Oct 20122 Jul 2013User:Goldenoldie8
Upgrade MediaWiki8 Mar 20124 Oct 2012User:Samwilson8
Automatically delete "emtpy" pages for living people17 Nov 201110 Jun 2012User:Dallan7
Move Source Quality selection to Source page24 Sep 20116 Feb 2014User:Jrich7
Filter for "What links here"22 Jul 201114 Mar 2012User:Jrm030637
Change handling of edit conflicts3 Aug 20123 Aug 2012User:Jrich6
Ref Tag Improvement5 Sep 20115 Sep 2011User:Jrich6
Redirect MySource to Source20 Nov 201221 Nov 2012User:Dallan5
Sorting Facts/Events without dates8 Oct 20127 May 2013User:Samwilson5
Show all spouses in Search Results List19 May 20125 Oct 2012User:GayelKnott5
Disallow the deletion of spousal pages if the family page is watched26 Feb 201226 May 2013User:Jrich5
Content Language Neutrality via Wikipedia/Wikidata6 Jan 20146 Jan 2014User:Jrm030634
Improve dropdown Place search11 Nov 201221 Nov 2012User:Jdfoote14
Format Date Field10 Nov 201211 Nov 2012User:DataAnalyst4
Add a Title (Nobility) Event to Person pages3 Nov 201219 Dec 2012User:JBS664
Wikipedia in other languages16 Sep 20123 Nov 2012User:Ekjansen4
Variant Names5 Feb 20126 Feb 2012User:Dallan4
Button to print excluded people during gedcom import23 Jan 201224 Jan 2012User:Dallan4
Allowing picking of Green Boxes in merge22 Jan 201226 Jun 2014User:Janiejac4
Sorting marriages on person pgs11 Jan 201224 Jan 2012User:Moverton4
Create a 'delete' option for those of us who wish to delete a page.7 Dec 201130 Nov 2012User:AndrewRT4
Pruning Trees15 Nov 201116 Nov 2011User:Dallan4
Mark as visited8 Oct 20119 Oct 2011User:Jrich4
Streamline Add Person8 Oct 201111 Mar 2012User:Dallan4
Add "Description" field for the birth/death to the Family page22 Jul 201122 Jul 2011User:Moverton4
WeRelate API9 Feb 201328 Jul 2013User:JoshHansen3
Add child (to existing spouse) from Person page16 Dec 201217 Dec 2012User:Jrich3
Automate Family pages16 Dec 201217 Dec 2012User:Jrich3
Living place holders for FTE10 Nov 201221 Oct 2013User:AndrewRT3
Memorial in lieu of known burial5 Oct 201211 Nov 2012User:Jrich3
Permit renaming of images3 Jun 20123 Jun 2012User:Jhamstra3
Install ParserFunctions Extension26 May 201226 May 2012User:JBS663
Unknown in page titles9 Feb 20129 Feb 2012User:JBS663
Increase person limit3 Jan 201211 Nov 2012User:Jillaine3
Prevent double-clicks when renaming pages19 Dec 201119 Dec 2011User:Jrich3
Recently added or selected pages4 Dec 20116 Dec 2011User:Dallan3
Forgot your user name option4 Dec 20114 Dec 2011User:Dallan3
Sorting surnames on source pages13 Oct 201113 Oct 2011User:JBS663
Attaching the same source citation to multiple pages30 Sep 20111 Oct 2011User:Mksmith3
Color Name Box by State/Province of Birth28 Sep 20114 Jun 2012User:AndrewRT3
Capitalization consistency on Surname & Category pages7 Jul 201113 Jul 2011User:Dallan3
Search form to include gender9 Dec 201310 Dec 2013User:Woepwoep2
Relationship calculator9 Oct 201330 Dec 2014User:Trentf2
Prevention of Living People and 'Stealth' Living People1 Aug 201329 Aug 2013User:DMaxwell2
Add icon taskbar to Source Text and Notes boxes2 Jul 20132 Jul 2013User:Goldenoldie2
Random "search" on the Main Page10 May 201310 May 2013User:Khaentlahn2
Burials -- Order in Facts and Events6 May 20137 May 2013User:Samwilson2
Need an 'add' button to search results pg when I get zero results25 Mar 201325 Mar 2013User:Jillaine2
Move Person: pages to mainspace16 Dec 201217 Dec 2012User:Jdfoote12
Bug Fix: How parents are added in GEDCOM upload29 Nov 201229 Nov 2012User:JBS662
"with" displaying on Person pages where spouse is Unknown31 Oct 20121 Nov 2012User:Moverton2
Progress report22 Oct 201224 Oct 2012User:Janiejac2
Category Index13 Oct 201213 Oct 2012User:Janiejac2
Change the Google Plus Snippet so that it shows information1 Sep 20121 Sep 2012User:Jdfoote12
Page to delineate which image types are allowed31 Aug 201230 Sep 2012User:Dallan2
Unsourced category19 Aug 201211 Nov 2012User:GayelKnott2
EVENT page type5 Jul 20126 Jul 2012User:Amelia.Gerlicher2
Implied References from Transcripts13 Mar 201214 Mar 2012User:Jrich2
Images on non-Person pages30 Jan 201230 Jan 2012User:Mksmith2
GEDCOM upload: Location button6 Jan 20126 Jan 2012User:Janiejac2
Sound off page!!5 Jan 201212 Mar 2013User:Janiejac2
Images don't appear on pages when linked during upload3 Jan 20125 Jan 2012User:Dallan2
Make "→" section links work29 Dec 201129 Dec 2011User:Jrich2
Gedcom uploader living check19 Dec 201119 Dec 2011User:JBS662
Gedcom uploader surname checks19 Dec 201119 Dec 2011User:JBS662
Browse Pages - remove redirects30 Nov 20111 Dec 2011User:Dallan2
Add Event/Fact category "Civic"17 Nov 201117 Nov 2011User:Jhamstra2
Streamline Add Source29 Oct 20111 Nov 2011User:Dallan2
Website Button22 Oct 201124 Oct 2011User:Dallan2
Requesting Extension:Labeled Section Transclusion24 Sep 201125 Sep 2011User:Jrich2
On Compare pages, mark identical Persons23 Oct 201319 Nov 2013User:Robert.shaw1
"Return to Top" in watercooler would be helpful.28 May 201329 May 2013User:Jrich1
Bring coords in from wikipedia30 Nov 20122 Jul 2013User:Goldenoldie1
Check of new Family pages for recent marriages18 Oct 201218 Oct 2012User:JBS661
Enhancing the Children List on a Family Page14 Jul 201230 Sep 2012User:Pkeegstra1
Enhancing the "also located in" List14 Jul 201229 Nov 2012User:Pkeegstra1
Use a robot to change the contest page25 Jun 201225 Jun 2012User:Cthrnvl1
Thoughts on Silhouette Images26 Apr 201226 Apr 2012User:Janiejac1
On personal pages, add new type of event: loan (or so)23 Apr 201223 Apr 2012User:Diba1
Fix citations when source titles contain links28 Dec 201128 Dec 2011User:Dallan1
"No children" box for family pages3 May 201111 Nov 2012User:Jrich12
Page types
Where do i confirm my e-mail,unable to confirm where you told me to
Displaying Japanese Names properly
Using this website to search for early records
Naming Conventions in the absence of a Surname
Tool for checking consistency of data28 May 201130 Nov 2013User:DataAnalyst8
Place pages maps from Google
Sort by page title15 Jun 201112 Sep 2011User:Janiejac6
Exclude unused MySources in Gedcom upload20 Jun 201129 Jun 2011User:Amelia.Gerlicher5
Bug fix needed:Parents not displaying on pedi-map or family page3 May 20113 May 2011User:JBS665
Match MySources in gedcom upload19 Jun 201128 Jun 2011User:Mksmith4
Transcript namespace page - Source box3 May 20115 Jan 2012User:Dallan3
Bold merges of watched pages in recent edits27 Apr 201127 Apr 2011User:JBS663
Put AFN into a source field30 Jun 20111 Jul 2011User:Dallan2
"Edit Section" link22 May 201118 Jun 2011User:Dallan2