December 2012 Podcast Notes

December 2012 Podcast Notes

Celebrate the holidays by recording your family history. Learn quick tips for getting your name on the bookshelf or take an online course on creating a family book. Plus, discover British records on

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Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Lisa’s newest book is available at Family Tree Shop: Turn Your iPad into a Genealogy Powerhouse

Top Tips: See Your Name on the Bookshelf

Sunny Jane Morton, author of the article “Shelf Life” in the December 2012 issue of Family Tree Magazine shares six steps to get your family history book into library stacks.

Sunny Morton




101 Best Websites: British Ancestry on FindMyPast

Lisa talks with D. Joshua Taylor of brightsolid about the website, which specializes in British genealogical records.

Tyler Moss

Family Tree University: Creating a Family History Book

Tyler Moss, Online Editor at Family Tree Magazine, provides tips from the class Creating a Family History Book: Start-to-Finish Guidance for Assembling and Printing a Family Keepsake.


The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

To enter the contest for a free copy of David Fryxell’s book, Good Old Days, My Ass, email a topic you want to see covered in the magazine to

Have fun climbing your family tree!

Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems and Genealogy: Family History Made Easy podcasts in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.