Tips & Techniques Articles
Family Tree Magazine is celebrating our 100th episode with this special, hour-long podcast. From unusual surnames to special censuses, get the great genealogy search tips and tools, we revisit five highlights from the past few years.
Is hard-to-buy-for Aunt Helen the family repository for recipes, photo albums and keepsakes? Does Grandpa Joe archive all of your family's facts and dates in his head, not to mention all those lesser-known scintillating tidbits? If you need holiday gift ideas for your genealogically inclined relatives, look no further!
Learn how to kickstart your genealogy research by using the popular internet auction site eBay
Do you have a president in your past? Trace your roots to the White House with this step-by-step guide.
In this episode, Lisa Louise Cooke and company discuss the best genealogy websites for 2016, recently published by Family Tree Magazine.
Find out how 30 family historians hurdled their research brick walls and achieved genealogical success.
The secret to great genealogy: Learn how to organize your family history research with the tips, tools and techniques in this July 2016 podcast.
In this June 2016 genealogy podcast, follow along with Family Tree University and host Lisa Louise Cooke as we cover the essentials of researching your ancestors' military service.
Get several genealogy tips for researching those hard-to-find ancestors with this month's podcast. Host Lisa Louise Cooke talks with David Fryxell, James M. Beidler, and the editors at Family Tree about researching your ancestors in newspaper archives, finding missing people in the census, analyzing your evidence to find gaps in your research, and other strategies for uncovering those sneaky ancestors.
You might be wearing a welcome sign to online hackers and trackers without even realizing it. Protect your online privacy with these 10 tips.