July 2014 Podcast
7/15/2014
In this month’s episode, learn all about Ancestry.com. You’ll hear about the site’s recent attack from hackers, about the retirement of popular Ancestry.com services like MyFamily and Mundia, and about the Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com book.
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In this episode:

Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke



Lisa's newest book is available at ShopFamilyTree.com: Turn Your iPad into a Genealogy Powerhouse.

News from the Blogosphere with Genealogy Insider Diane Haddad

Diane Haddad
Diane discusses the retirement of several ancestry.com services and the website’s recent outages.

Top Tips & 101 Best Websites: Ancestry.com


 
Insider secrets from Nancy Hendrickson, author of the forthcoming book Unofficial Guide to Ancestry.com, now available for pre-order.


Family Tree University: Become an Ancestry.com Power User

 
Online Editor Tyler Moss is back to give us some strategies for getting more out of Ancestry.com from the upcoming course, ‘Become an Ancestry.com Power User.’
 
In this course, you will learn:
•    Essential and advanced search strategies for Ancestry.com
•    In-depth information on available records, including images, transcriptions, databases, catalogs, and collections
•    How to create Ancestry.com family trees, strategies for analyzing matches and making corrections, using trees of other members, and adding additional content
•    How search records and family trees work in unison to make your Ancestry.com research more efficient and effective
•    How to use Ancestry.com with family tree
 
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Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke's Genealogy Gems and Genealogy: Family History Made Easy podcasts on iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.
Learn more: http://lisalouisecooke.com/.