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Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Innovative way to introduce people to FamilySearch Family Tree


If you are introducing people to the FamilySearch.org Family Tree program, there is an entirely new way of beginning to input your genealogy. Recently, FamilySearch introduced the booklet,  My Family: Stories That Bring Us Together. This short booklet directly corresponds with entering the first four generations of a person's family history into the Family Tree program. Now, on the startup page of FamilySearch.org, there is link to the electronic version of the booklet. As a person finds information and fills out the physical booklet, they can also enter that information, exactly as it is represented, into the Family Tree.

Here is a screenshot of the newly designed startup page for FamilySearch.org showing the location of the link to the eBook version of the My Family Booklet:


There is a complete explanation of the process on the Learn more link:


I also published a post about this new development on my LDS oriented blog, Rejoice, and be exceeding glad...

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