Know the basics to organize your genealogy files successfully. Learn how to start with a organization system you build for your own genealogy research. Every year January rolls around and I get the organizing bug. I love researching new organizing systems. I might be an organization junkie. [Okay, I AM an organizing junkie.] I am …
Organize Your Genealogy
You are not far into your research when you realize you desperately need to organize your genealogy research!
You have digital files, paper files, AND photographs. Information on your ancestors can quickly become overwhelming!
Taking time at the beginning of your genealogy adventure – I mean research! – to set up your organization system will save you time in the future. You will immediately be able to find previously researched files. That leaves more time for genealogy research!
What is the best way to organize your genealogy files? The best organization system is one you will use. I recommend starting with the post What You Need To Know To Organize Your Genealogy.
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Recently one of my young adult children had a panic filled moment and I received a frantic text just before midnight! The old laptop would not turn on and there were important files needed for an upcoming presentation. No worries, right? Where are your files backed up? Well…..these files were never backed up! Not …
A collection of the best genealogy apps for staying organized while finding your ancestors. Make researching on the go easier with these free apps. One of the things my husband appreciates about me is that I travel light. I can pack for a week in carry-on luggage only. If need be, I can make do …