Genealogy software and apps offer endless possibilities for discovering, preserving and celebrating your family history. Dedicated genealogy software lets you keep track of your family tree finds, plus create charts and books to share with relatives. For practically every other family history activity—from recording interviews to scanning photos to recording cemetery information—there’s an app for that.

So how do you choose the right genealogy software and apps for you? Look no further than our collection of tutorials, reviews, roundups of the best.

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