Relishing the past doesn’t mean ignoring the modern-day genealogy technology available today! Dedicated 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 and roundups of the best.

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4 Steps for Rewinding Your Research

We can all use a genealogy do-over every now and again. Follow these four steps to fact-check ("rewind") your research using family tree software and websites.