Using Pinterest for Genealogy Research
1/10/2014
Pinterest, the latest internet addiction, has genealogists everywhere sharing photos, records and research inspiration via online bulletin boards. Here’s how you can get in on the action.
The latest internet addiction is a site called Pinterest. This image-based sharing site lets you create virtual bulletin boards of photos you find on the internet. There are pin boards for quilters, scrapbookers, foodies, fashionistas, do-it-yourselfers and yes, cemetery fans and family historians. Pinterest is a great platform for sharing family history information, photos and tips. Genealogists and family historians are using Pinterest to “pin” the following items: