In this genealogy podcast episode, discover fabulous online resources for finding your family history and working with the ones you frequent.
Ep. 106: March 2016
In this episode:
News from the Blogosphere with Diane Haddad
Are your genealogy finds too few and far between? Author David Fryxell covers tech tricks for freer, faster, more effective family history research from his new article called “Heritage Hacks.”
101 Best Websites
One of the most popular websites with genealogists these days is Evernote.com, and Kerry Scott, author of the book How to Use Evernote for Genealogy, joins Lisa on the podcast to talk about some of her favorite genealogical uses for this versatile program.
- Indexing and OCR
- DNA and sharing
- Store publications and make them searchable
Family Tree University Spotlight
FamilySearch.org is a genealogy website from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day is among the top online resources for family historians, with more than 3.5 billion names in searchable databases and 1.2 billion names in family trees. And the best part? It’s free! Family Tree University instructor, Lisa Alzo, shares tips from the family tree university independent study course called Become a FamilySearch Power User.
The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan
Allison shares some of her favorite lesser known genealogy websites:
Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke
Have fun climbing your family tree!