Build a Digital Workflow Crash Course

If your genealogy documents and old family photos aren’t digitized yet, you may run the risk of losing everything in a house fire or flood - or even just wear and tear over time! But you can avert disaster by scanning or photographing everything and getting it on your computer and in the cloud. Whether you have a couple of photo albums or an entire attic full of old paperwork, you can create a digital workflow for getting your research online with ease. Join this workshop to get started.
Starts January 28th!

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Build Good Digitization Habits

Develop an efficient process for digitizing and organizing your genealogy documents and old family photos with this workshop. By the end of the week, you’ll be well on your way to having your paper research uploaded and ready to work with online.

You'll love Build a Digital Workflow if you:

  • Have a lot of old photos and paper documents that you want to preserve online
  • Are looking for a quick, easy way to digitize your work
  • Want to share your genealogy research with family and friends
  • Love keeping your genealogy research organized and easily accessible
  • You’ve inherited old photos and documents from other family members

You’ll get access to three video presentations that will walk you through workflows for digitizing, tagging, and organizing both your paper research and your old photos. You’ll get great tips for understanding what to keep and what to toss. Plus, you’ll get additional articles and written materials that you can download and refer back to even after the workshop ends! And with instructor Gena Philibert-Ortega on hand, you can get feedback on your process and answers to all your digitizing questions.

In this workshop, you’ll learn:

  • how to evaluate what you have and clear the clutter
  • how to create a plan to digitize with realistic goals
  • how to determine the best tools for the project
  • how to organize your research as you go
  • how to use metadata and online tools
  • how to put it all together into a workflow that works for you!

Course Outline

  • Digital Workflows for Genealogy (45 minutes)
  • Things to Purge and Save (30 minutes)
  • Organize Your Digital Images (30 minutes)
  • plus articles and other learning materials designed to help you streamline your workflow

How it Works

Our workshops don’t require you to log on at a certain time of day to access the materials. From the course start date, you’ll be able to log in to view and download your lessons. This course also offers a Q&A session run through the discussion board, where you can ask your question.

Additional Info
Additional Info
SKU Q0340
Product Type Course
Author/Speaker/Editor Gena Philibert-Ortega
Runtime 1 week
Skill Level Beginner
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