FamilySearch is pleased to announce that iLived.org and FamilyHero.com are the first new certified Family Tree access applications in 2013. These two products join LegacyStories.org as Family Tree Connect certified. “Certified” means the product is compatible with FamilySearch.org and has features that conform to our strict standards of quality. Also newsworthy, a bigger and better BillionGraves is underway since the acquisition by Otter Creek Holdings.
or Family Tree Connect indicates that you can attach references for records, images, stories, and other media about your ancestor. These attached sources of evidence can be viewed by anyone using FamilySearch Family Tree.
iLived.org is Family Tree Access certified. iLived is a new way to document your living history. You can upload and associate memories with photos to your FamilySearch Family Tree. The new iLived website and mobile app records and shares all of your family news in one place. The best part is that iLived has partnered with FamilySearch, so you have access to FamilySearch Family Tree.
FamilyHero is Family Tree Access certified. The new FamilyHero integration into FamilySearch Family Tree allows you to view and analyze your Family Tree. FamilyHero is the only tool that provides a flat graphical view of your complete Family Tree that is not based on a pedigree chart. Use FamilyHero to see siblings, cousins, aunts, and uncles at a glance without the need for pop-up windows or view changes.
LegacyStories.org is now Family Tree Connect. Stories, photos, audio, or video can be associated with persons in FamilySearch Family Tree. “Talking Photos” adds personal audio narration to uploaded photos. Put the leaves on your family tree by giving voice to your ancestors. The site offers a full suite of exciting multimedia features. See a FamilySearch tutorial on the Legacy Stories website.
We are very excited to announce that BillionGraves has been acquired by Otter Creek Holdings. Thanks to our terrific users, BillionGraves has grown tremendously over the past year-and-a-half, and now it is ready to grow even more! Visit the BillionGraves homepage to find out how this will help your family history efforts. You can also meet the amazing BillionGraves team and see who is involved in making this group such a success.
Visit the FamilySearch products webpage to see these new products and all previously certified products.