101 Best Free Genealogy Websites of 2017: Episode 112

By Lisa Louise Cooke
Laptop and coffee.

Lisa discusses the 101 Best Genealogy Sites of 2017, along with interviews from the editors of Family Tree Magazine.

Ep. 112: Sept. 2017

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In this episode:


The Publisher’s Desk with Allison Dolan

Allison tells us all about the new Family Tree Magazine website, where free genealogy content, the Genealogy Insider blog, Family Tree University, and the Shop Family Tree store all come together under one roof.


Top Tips: The New 101 Best Websites List for 2017

The 2017 list of 101 Best Websites for genealogy includes only sites that don’t charge a subscription or pay-per-view fee to access great genealogy content. Exploring this year’s list won’t cost you anything except electricity and internet access. List author Dave Fryxell joins Lisa for the big reveal.


101 Best Websites: Free UK Genealogy

FreeUK Genealogy Site Engagement Coordinator, Denise Colbert, gives us a tour of the site and shares tips for getting the most out of this free resource.


Family Tree University Crash Course

Family Tree University Dean Vanessa Weiland discusses the video download “Using DAR.org to Research Early American Ancestors.”


Your Host: Lisa Louise Cooke

Listen to Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems and Genealogy: Family History Made Easy podcasts in iTunes and visit her website for great research ideas, podcast episodes and videos.

Have fun climbing your family tree!