Do you want to learn more about technology? Do you love genealogy? If you answered yes, then FamilySearch TechTips is for you!
Technology is becoming an integral part of genealogical research. Our TechTips website is dedicated to teaching you more about technology and its vast use for genealogical research. Categories include:
- Apps and Tools. In this section, you will find information about helpful computer apps and tools that can help you with your genealogy. Topics include web apps, phone apps, browser plugins, and others.
- How To’s and Tips. In this section, you will find specific technological how to’s and tips to help you with your genealogy. Topics include managing your data, collaborating with others, photography, researching online, and others.
- Learn About. In this section, you will find articles that help you to learn about the basics in different areas of technology and how they apply to genealogy. Topics include social media, preservation, mapping and geolocation, and others.
- Learn How to Buy. In this section, you will learn more about how to buy computers, scanners, cameras, tablets, from a genealogists perspective. These articles will provide information on features to consider when purchasing technology related items for genealogy work.
The content found in TechTips is written by members of the genealogical community. We invite you to visit the site and explore topics that interest you. Content is constantly being added and updated, so be sure to visit often to learn what’s new. You can also subscribe to the TechTips RSS feed to be notified of all new articles.
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