Genealogy Blog - GeneaNet Announcements 2014-12-19T14:17:20+01:00 Geneanet urn:md5:137eeaa00c40515e81be86b078a43655 Dotclear GeneaNet is Listed #21 on the ProGenealogists '50 Most Popular Genealogy Websites for 2011' urn:md5:aa2cb443e8764a39e321e94041fc0e1b 2011-02-12T17:15:00+01:00 2011-02-12T11:20:55+01:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <img title="50_Most_Popular_Genealogy_Websites_for_2011.jpg, Feb 2011" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_2/50_Most_Popular_Genealogy_Websites_for_2011.jpg" />ProGenealogists has compiled the list of the <a href="http://www.progenealogists.com/top50genealogy2011.htm">'50 Most Popular Genealogy Websites for 2011'</a>.<p>GeneaNet is number 21 and it's the only French genealogy website to be listed.</p> <p>These rankings were determined in January 2011 and they are based on the popularity of websites as measured by four major ranking companies.</p> <p>Many thanks to all of our members for supporting GeneaNet!</p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2011/02/GeneaNet-is-Listed-21-on-the-ProGenealogists-50-Most-Popular-Genealogy-Websites-for-2011.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/20030 GeneaNet Wish You a Happy New Year! urn:md5:d9e4ac70be91b21cb42be1bd9abd620e 2011-01-03T09:00:00+01:00 2011-01-03T09:00:25+01:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <img title="NewYear2011.jpg, Jan 2011" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_2/.NewYear2011_t.jpg" />We wish you a Happy New Year!<br /> <br /> Many thanks to all of you for supporting GeneaNet!<br /> <br /> Now, it's time to set some genealogy goals for the upcoming year and we hope that 2011 will bring you many new ancestors and lost relatives! http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2011/01/GeneaNet-Wish-You-a-Happy-New-Year.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/19584 GeneaNet - Planned Maintenance: Thursday, April 29th, 2010 urn:md5:99687536cd684ffb47364ea18b599c5e 2010-04-21T17:03:00+02:00 2010-11-16T16:26:15+01:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements The site will be occasionally down for maintenance on Thursday, April 29th, 2010.<br /> <br /> We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.<br /><br />The GeneaNet Team.<br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2010/04/GeneaNet-Planned-Maintenance%3A-Thursday%2C-April-29th%2C-2010.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/17407 GeneaNet Wish You A Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year! urn:md5:9637538d8f1c29ec64fac15cc90a762a 2009-12-17T09:26:00+01:00 2009-12-21T17:49:03+01:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p align="center"><strong>We wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!</strong><br /><br /><img style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog%20EN/anim-noel-EN-2009.gif" /></p> <p>Many thanks to all of you for supporting GeneaNet!</p> <p>Now, it's time to set some genealogy goals for the upcoming year and we hope that 2010 will bring you many new ancestors and lost relatives!</p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2009/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-A-Merry-Christmas-And-A-Happy-New-Year.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/16371 GeneaNet is Listed on the ProGenealogists 50 Most Popular Genealogy Web Sites! urn:md5:740986cd3507b02a5bfb731521dcebcd 2009-03-31T12:54:00+02:00 2009-09-11T20:59:23+02:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p><img style="margin: 0 1em 1em 0; float: left;" alt="" src="http://blog.geneanet.org/public/Blog%20EN/ProGenTop502009.jpg" /><a hreflang="en" href="http://www.progenealogists.com/">ProGenealogists, Inc.</a>, the consortium of professional genealogists, has compiled the 2009 list of the <a hreflang="en" href="http://www.progenealogists.com/top50genealogy2009.htm">50 most popular genealogy web sites</a>.</p> <p>GeneaNet is number 42 and it is the only French genealogy web site to appear on the list!</p> <p>The list uses a "places rated" approach to average the website traffic rankings from four major web analytics companies.</p> <p>We would like to share this award with every one of you and we thank you so much for supporting GeneaNet!</p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2009/03/GeneaNet-est-toujours-dans-les-50-meilleurs-sites-Internet-de-genealogie.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/14097 The GeneaNet Genealogy Blog Has Won A GeneaBlog Award! urn:md5:917c019ee751d55c0c322d6db59c486e 2008-12-21T11:37:00+01:00 2009-09-11T23:15:34+02:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p><img style="margin: 0 1em 1em 0; float: left;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog%20EN/GeneaBlogAward.png" />The GeneaNet Genealogy Blog has been awarded the Best Genealogy Software News Blog by the <a hreflang="en" href="http://www.tamurajones.net/GeneaBlogAwards.xhtml">Modern Software Experience's GeneaBlog Awards</a>!</p> <p><em>"No other blog has so many announcements about genealogy software. Jean-Yves Baxter provides news on both major and minor software updates for all genealogy software, from well-known big names to obscure little ones.</em></p> <p><em>This is the blog for staying up to date on updates."</em></p> <p>Many thanks to Tamura Jones for the appreciation and to all of the GeneaNet Genealogy Blog readers!</p> <p>Happy Holidays!</p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2008/12/The-GeneaNet-Genealogy-Blog-Has-Winning-A-GeneaBlog-Award.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/13336 GeneaNet Wish You A Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year's Eve! urn:md5:cf77fc8177aba4ba62226b6f58cb2746 2008-12-18T13:43:00+01:00 2009-09-11T20:59:23+02:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p align="center"><strong>We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year's Eve!</strong><br /><br /><img style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog%20EN/Anim_noel_EN.gif" /></p> <p>Many thanks to all of you for supporting GeneaNet!</p> <p>Now, it's time to set some genealogy goals for the upcoming year and we hope that 2009 will bring you many new ancestors and lost relatives!</p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2008/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-A-Merry-Christmas-And-A-Happy-New-Years-Eve.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/13320 Contact Page and Online Family Tree will now be available for registered users only urn:md5:0be12c0cd26f57dfbe551277edbee05b 2008-05-22T17:13:00+02:00 2008-05-22T16:45:01+02:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements GeneaNet users will need to register to access contact pages and online family trees from Friday, 23 May 2008.<br /><br />Clicking on a link in the search results list will open a registration form to non-registered users.<br /><br />Of course, <strong>registration is free!</strong><br /><br />We hope to limit data copying from casual users.<br /><br />Online family tree url (http://gw.geneanet.org/username) is still available for all, and GeneaNet users can send it to family and friends.<br /><br /> Many thanks for your fidelity!<br /><br />GeneaNet<br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2008/05/Contact-Page-and-Online-Family-Tree-will-now-be-available-for-registered-users-only.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/12285 New Year Report: Enhancements urn:md5:3d56c6b3d4ccbcb03b64765b8fb17518 2008-01-11T19:02:00+01:00 2008-12-12T23:30:30+01:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p>Last year, we also have enhanced many features.<br /><br />An great enhancement promised as early as 2006 was released in April: the new <a href="http://my.geneanet.org/geneweb/graphique/index.php?action=navigation" target="_blank"><strong>Online Family Trees</strong></a>.<br /><br /> <img src="http://blog.geneanet.org/public/Newsletter%20FR/nl286%20-%209%20janvier%202008/arbre.jpg" alt="GeneaNet - bilan de l'année 2007" style="margin: 0 1em 1em 0; float: left;" />New themes and interface that makes much easier to enter, view and edit your data. These changes were very discussed but are now a great success.<br /><br />Two new features were added to the online family trees: <a href="http://my.geneanet.org/geneweb/configuration.php3?action=autres_options" target="_blank"><strong>Sosa-Stradonitz numbers</strong></a> can be viewed and you can write a full family history with pictures, tables, links, etc. Some kind of personal website. Printing your family trees is easier with the new intuitive interface.<br /><br />No more birthdays forgotten! Subscribe for free to the <a style="font-weight: bold;" hreflang="fr" href="http://my.geneanet.org/alertanniv.php3">birthdays alerts</a>.<br /><br />You can simply embed a <a href="http://my.geneanet.org/pagecontact.php3?action=mycss" target="_blank"><strong>Surname Tag Cloud</strong></a> to your personal website.<br /><br />The <a href="http://my.geneanet.org/mes_actes.php3" target="_blank"><strong>Online Records</strong></a> interface has been fixed and it is now more intuitive.</p> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/geneabarre/" target="_blank"><strong>GeneaBar, the GeneaNet Toolbar</strong>,</a> is now compatible with any antivirus software.<br /><br />The <a href="http://my.geneanet.org/recommandations/mes_recommandations.php" target="_blank"><strong>recommendations</strong></a> system has been completly changed. You can answer to the requests or ignore the system if you can't find any interest to it.<br /><br />A powerful and fastest <a href="http://my.geneanet.org/crossdb/index.php" target="_blank"><strong>Cross-Database Search</strong></a> system will help you finding out news ancestors and relatives! http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2008/01/Le-bilan-de-lannee-%3A-les-ameliorations.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/9806 New Year Report: New Features urn:md5:79b36086029c8e46024d7474f059cbdb 2008-01-11T18:43:00+01:00 2008-12-12T23:30:33+01:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p> And so another year has passed us by. This has been a busy year and it's time to see what we did!<br /><br />Many new features have been released during the year 2007.<br /><br /> <img src="http://blog.geneanet.org/public/Newsletter%20FR/nl286%20-%209%20janvier%202008/geneastar.jpg" alt="GeneaNet - bilan de l'année 2007" style="margin: 0 1em 1em 0; float: left;" /><strong><a href="http://geneastar.org/" target="_blank">GeneaStar</a></strong> has joined the GeneaNet "galaxy". This free website is intending to check off the famous people genealogies. You can instantly compare your family tree against the GeneaStar database and send us any genealogy that you own or that could be read on the Internet.<br /><br />Another new feature called "<a href="http://my.geneanet.org/cousins/" target="_blank"><strong>All Cousins</strong></a>" is intending to make your data share easier and is like a web community. You can manage and save your address book, send and receive messages, and view your contacts on a map.<br /><br />This year, this feature should help you to find out the common ancestors between you and your contacts.<br /><br />In the summer, the "<a href="http://dep.geneanet.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Free Online Records</strong></a>" feature has launched. A large part of you GeneaNet users wanted to upload records. You can now upload some in Excel file format. They will be indexed in the GeneaNet database in a few minutes and available for free to anyone! <br /><br />The Contact Page (or Public Page) has been enhanced and a <a href="http://my.geneanet.org/pagecontact.php3?action=nuage" target="_blank"><strong>Surname Tag Cloud</strong></a> has been added.<br /><br /><a href="http://geneasofts.geneanet.org/en" target="_blank"><strong>Geneasofts</strong></a>, the famous blog about genealogy softwares, has joined GeneaNet.<br /><br />And last, you can now print some wonderful large charts from your online family tree!</p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2008/01/Le-bilan-de-lannee-%3A-les-nouveautes.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/9799 Happy New Year 2008! urn:md5:7e61e2afd25d2076847da3e3afe5fe9d 2007-12-31T18:36:00+01:00 2008-12-12T23:30:33+01:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 16px;" align="center">We wish you all a Happy New Year 2008!</p> <br /><img style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog%20EN/new-year-postcard.jpg" /><br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2007/12/Bonne-annee-2008.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/9785 Database maintenance on Friday, March 30 urn:md5:2bc521ebff9cabf9897f29c1b1140b48 2007-03-28T09:19:55+00:00 2008-12-12T22:30:33+00:00 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) GeneaNet Announcements <p>Due to an update, the online family trees won't be available on Friday, March 30.</p>