August 2012 Podcast Notes

August 2012 Podcast Notes

Take your genealogy on the road with some great new mobile apps, learn tips and tricks for family history travel, and tour the top mobile websites of 2012 pulled straight from the brand new "101 Best Websites for Tracing Your Roots" list. Plus: How to win a free registration to the Fall Virtual Genealogy Conference.

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In this episode:

Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Lisa’s book is available at Family Tree Shop: How to Find Your Family History in Newspapers

News from the Blogosphere with Genealogy Insider Diane Haddad

Diane shares what’s new in the world of genealogy, including new genealogy apps that can help your research go mobile:


Top Tips: Family History Travel

Denise Levenick, creator of The Family Curator blog, provides travel tips from her article “No Place Like Home” from the July/August 2012 issue of Family Tree Magazine. Buy the July/August 2012 issue here.


101 Best Websites: Mobile Genealogy

Lisa talks with David A. Fryxell about the best mobile websites for genealogists. The brand new “101 Best Websites for Tracing Your Roots” list for 2012 was just announced in the September 2012 issue.

Family Tree University: Discovering Your Czech and Slovak Roots

Family Tree University Instructor Lisa Alzo shares her recent international family history travel experience. Learn more about Lisa’s class, Discovering Your Czech and Slovak Roots.


The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

In this episode Allison recommends: The Family Tree University Fall Virtual Conference, Sept. 14–16, 2012. Enter into a sweepstakes for the chance to win a free registration! Enter Here.
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.