Checking out reviews is a great step to help you decide which genealogy software program is best for you. The website GenSoftReviews, which has gathered more than 720 reviews in two years, has named its 2010 Users Choice Award recipients.
All programs with at least 10 reviews and user ratings of 4 or higher out of 5 received the Users Choice Award. Those are (in order starting with the highest-ranked):
- RootsMagic (Windows)
- Brother’s Keeper (Windows)
- The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding (Mac or Windows)
- Genbox Family History (Windows)
- Legacy Family Tree (Windows)
- Personal Ancestral File (Windows)
- Reunion (Mac)
- Family Tree Builder (Windows)
You can get quick facts about these programs, as well as links to Family Tree Magazine reviews, from our free online Genealogy Software Guide.
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