Need a scanner, but feel swamped in a sea of technical mumbo jumbo? Our genealogist-friendly guide comes to your rescue with expert advice on buying — and using — the right scanner for you.
Hit the online road with this travel guide of starter tips and sites guaranteed to rev up your ancestral search.
Not quite sure how or where to start your genealogical research? Follow these 10 easy tips for using Ancestry.com to get on course fast. This article includes a short Genealogy How-To Video about why errors occur on Ancestry.com and how to correct them.
Learn how to home in on answers to ancestral place puzzles with our guide to Google Earth.
Want to translate foreign-language genealogy records? Listen to expert advice during your commute? Take research notes on all your devices or more efficiently scour the web for ancestors? These free apps can get the job done.
Follow this guide to learn how to best use the David Rumsey map collection for your research. This article contains a Genealogy How-To Video demonstrating how to find free maps on the David Rumsey website.
Give these tech gifts to your favorite genealogists (or to yourself!) this Christmas.
Worried about scammers stealing your personal — and family — information online? Protect yourself with these five strategies for safer, savvier surfing.
Warm up to handheld computing with genealogy software that lets you access and organize your family history.
Tired of junk e-mail? Keep your inbox clutter-free with these six Spam-fighting Solutions.