Genealogy Blog : Geneanet News http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/ en Mon, 25 May 2015 09:15:19 +0200 Geneanet 2012 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Dotclear New on Geneanet: Export and Print a Large Family Tree on a Single Sheet of Paper http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/New-on-Geneanet%3A-Export-and-Print-a-Large-Family-Tree-on-a-Single-Sheet-of-Paper.html urn:md5:95fc598323ceac99ebfb24adeab93783 Mon, 25 May 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-large-illustrated-family-tree-00.jpg" />Need to print a large family tree for your next family reunion?<br /> <br /> On Geneanet, you can now export and print an attractive 4-12 generations family tree on a single sheet of paper.<br /> <br /> And remember that Geneanet also offer to choose 6 other kinds of illustrated family trees. <br /> <p>Click 'Charts &amp; Lists &gt; Ancestry &gt; Illustrated Family Tree' in the menu above your family tree.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-large-illustrated-family-tree-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Select the new 'Large (4-12 generations)' theme.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-large-illustrated-family-tree-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Select the option 'Print on a single page' (if you don't select this option, your family tree will be printed on multiple A4 pages).</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-large-illustrated-family-tree-03.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Download the PDF file. then send it to a printing company to have it on a large single sheet of paper.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-large-illustrated-family-tree-04.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/New-on-Geneanet%3A-Export-and-Print-a-Large-Family-Tree-on-a-Single-Sheet-of-Paper.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/New-on-Geneanet%3A-Export-and-Print-a-Large-Family-Tree-on-a-Single-Sheet-of-Paper.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/34357 How To Restore and Export Your Geneanet Family Tree? http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/How-To-Restore-and-Export-Your-Geneanet-Family-Tree.html urn:md5:8c4d2668d64e8faccc15fcc0a8739dcf Mon, 18 May 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-restore-export-family-tree-00.jpg" />As much as possible, we will post blog notes to answer your most frequently asked questions about using Geneanet.<br /> <br /> Tips of the week are:<br /> <br /><br /> - How to restore your Geneanet family tree (Premium members)?<br /> - How to export your Geneanet family tree?<br /> - How to export a single line from your Geneanet family tree? <br /> <p><strong>1. How to restore your Geneanet family tree (Premium members)?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Family Tree &gt; Import/Export &amp; Other Tools' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Click 'Restore' in the left sidebar, then select the earlier version of your family tree that you want to restore.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-restore-export-family-tree-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>2. How to export your Geneanet family tree?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Family Tree &gt; Import/Export &amp; Other Tools' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Click 'Export Family Tree' in the left sidebar, then export the latest GEDCOM file you have imported or export your actual Geneanet family tree to GEDCOM file format.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-restore-export-family-tree-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>3. How to export a single line from your Geneanet family tree?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Family Tree &gt; Import/Export &amp; Other Tools' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Click 'Export a Single Line' in the left sidebar, then enter the name of the first person and select the GEDCOM file format.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-restore-export-family-tree-03.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/How-To-Restore-and-Export-Your-Geneanet-Family-Tree.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/How-To-Restore-and-Export-Your-Geneanet-Family-Tree.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/34314 Geneanet Weekend 'A Cemetery for Posterity': Thank You To All of You! http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-%3A-Thank-You-To-All-of-You.html urn:md5:c650b826235072261a6f47c7beb6181b Mon, 11 May 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-report-00.jpg" />Last weekend, Geneanet has invited you to take pictures of graves. You were there and we thank you very much!<br /> <br /> All these pictures will be freely available for all fellow genealogists.<br /> <br /> Unfortunately we can't name everyone but here are some of the cemeteries which are now available on Geneanet. <br /> <ul> <li><strong>Thanks to Julene Julene</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Saint Michael Polish Catholic cemetery, San Antonio, Texas, USA</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12628-st-michael-polish-catholic">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Jaye Procure</strong> for the pictures of the <strong> Laurentian Cemetery, Petawawa, Canada</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12692-laurentian-cemetery">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Zanne Harvey</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Aalborg cemetery, Hervey bay, Australia</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12661-aalborg">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Ursula Honerlage</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Friedhof Johannesweg, Rietberg</strong> et du <strong>Friedhof Neuenkirchen, Rietberg, Germany</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12698-friedhof-johannesweg">Click here</a> and <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12699-friedhof-neuenkirchen">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Matthias Palmer</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Historischer friedhof großkühnau, Dessau-roßlau ot großkühnau, Germany</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12655-historischer-friedhof-groskuhnau">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Manuela Mandel</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Evangelischer friedhof mahlsdorf ii, Berlin, Germany</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12691-evangelischer-friedhof-mahlsdorf-ii">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Anja Kretschmer</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Waldfriedhof aachen, Aachen, Germany</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12625-waldfriedhof-aachen">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Ataulfo Saiz Carrero</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Cementerio Sacramental de San Justo, Madrid, Spain</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://en.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cemetery/12693-cementerio-sacramental-de-san-justo">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> <br /> <li><strong>Thanks to Stefano Bacchetta</strong> for the pictures of the <strong>Cimitero comunale, Novara, Italy</strong>. <br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/gallery/collection/cimetiere/12695-cimitero-comunale">Click here</a> to view the pictures</li> </ul> <br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/Screenshot__15349.jpg" alt="Screenshot__15349.jpg" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="Screenshot__15349.jpg, May 2015" /><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-%3A-Thank-You-To-All-of-You.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/05/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-%3A-Thank-You-To-All-of-You.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/34259 Geneanet Weekend 'A Cemetery for Posterity', May 1-3, 2015 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-May-1-3-2015.html2 urn:md5:7c61712d166a9251b18b9dc4a16f9b52 Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-new-00.jpg" />On May 1-3, 2015, take pictures of graves in a nearby cemetery.<br /> <br /> Cemeteries are one of the most important resources for genealogists, and we must capture headstones before they are lost. That's why Geneanet has launched the project 'A Cemetery for Posterity'.<br /> <br /> On May 1-3, 2015, we will need you to picture as many graves as possible worldwide. <br /> <strong>How to participate?</strong><br /> <br /> <strong>1. You have a mobile or tablet</strong><br /> <br /> <ul> <li> Install the GeneaGraves app for Android and iOS,</li> <p align="center"><a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.sauvonsTombes"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-21.jpg" /></a>&nbsp;<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneagraves/id925283154"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-22.jpg" /></a></p> <li>Go to a nearby cemetery, launch the app, select a project or create a new one, then take as many pictures as you want,</li> <li>Once you're back home, upload the pictures to your Geneanet account via a Wi-Fi access point. These pictures will be free for every Geneanet member.</li> </ul> <br /> <br /> <strong>2. You don't have a mobile or tablet</strong><br /> <br /> <ul> <li>Go to a nearby cemetery and take pictures of graves with a camera,</li> <li>Once you're back home, upload the pictures to your personal computer, then send a message at <a href="mailto:archivalrecords@geneanet.org">archivalrecords@geneanet.org</a> with the name of the cemetery and the number of graves your have photographed, and we will explain how to import your pictures to your Geneanet account.</li> </ul> <a href="http://en.geneanet.org/gallery/?action=about&amp;rubrique=monuments">Please click here</a> to see if your nearby cemetery is not already listed on Geneanet.<br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-new-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-May-1-3-2015.html2#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-May-1-3-2015.html2#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/34222 Try The New Search Engine in The Geneanet Collections! http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Try-The-New-Search-Engine-in-The-Geneanet-Collections.html urn:md5:aa76ed307f8c3ffd9142d1e562eea2b1 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-try-new-collections-search-engine-00.jpg" />A new search engine has been released for the Geneanet Collections and you can try the beta version.<br /> <br /> You can now search all the Geneanet Collections at once!<br /> <br /> To try the new search engine, click 'Search &gt; Browse the Collections' in the menu bar at the top of the screen, then click the link 'Try the beta version' at the top of the page.<br /> <br /> Discover some new uselful search options:<br /> <br /> • Search most recently uploaded collections (within the last 10 days or within the last month),<br /> • Don't show collections with fee paying access,<br /> • Select collections by language.<br /> <br /> If you wish to report a bug or make a suggestion, please click the link above the search engine.<br /> <br /> <p align="center"><a href="http://www.geneanet.org/search/collection"><strong>Click here to try the new search engine</strong></a></p> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-try-new-collections-search-engine-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Try-The-New-Search-Engine-in-The-Geneanet-Collections.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Try-The-New-Search-Engine-in-The-Geneanet-Collections.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/34172 Geneanet Weekend 'A Cemetery for Posterity', May 1-3, 2015 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-May-1-3-2015.html urn:md5:d5f6b25cd4f53bf1f865858cedf93675 Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-new-00.jpg" />On May 1-3, 2015, take pictures of graves in a nearby cemetery.<br /> <br /> Cemeteries are one of the most important resources for genealogists, and we must capture headstones before they are lost. That's why Geneanet has launched the project 'A Cemetery for Posterity'.<br /> <br /> On May 1-3, 2015, we will need you to picture as many graves as possible worldwide. <br /> <strong>How to participate?</strong><br /> <br /> <strong>1. You have a mobile or tablet</strong><br /> <br /> <ul> <li> Install the GeneaGraves app for Android and iOS,</li> <p align="center"><a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.sauvonsTombes"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-21.jpg" /></a>&nbsp;<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneagraves/id925283154"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-22.jpg" /></a></p> <li>Go to a nearby cemetery, launch the app, select a project or create a new one, then take as many pictures as you want,</li> <li>Once you're back home, upload the pictures to your Geneanet account via a Wi-Fi access point. These pictures will be free for every Geneanet member.</li> </ul> <br /> <br /> <strong>2. You don't have a mobile or tablet</strong><br /> <br /> <ul> <li>Go to a nearby cemetery and take pictures of graves with a camera,</li> <li>Once you're back home, upload the pictures to your personal computer, then send a message at <a href="mailto:archivalrecords@geneanet.org">archivalrecords@geneanet.org</a> with the name of the cemetery and the number of graves your have photographed, and we will explain how to import your pictures to your Geneanet account.</li> </ul> <a href="http://en.geneanet.org/gallery/?action=about&amp;rubrique=monuments">Please click here</a> to see if your nearby cemetery is not already listed on Geneanet.<br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-new-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-May-1-3-2015.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Geneanet-Weekend-A-Cemetery-for-Posterity-May-1-3-2015.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/34092 Sponsor a Friend or Family Member, and Get a Premium Extra Month Free http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Sponsor-a-Friend-or-Family-Member-and-Get-a-Premium-Extra-Month-Free.html urn:md5:8ff3468feea22cfe364617491f7995eb Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-sponsor-a-friend-00.jpg" />On Geneanet, you can sponsor a friend or family member, and get a Premium extra month free!<br /><br /> <p>Click 'Community &gt; Sponsr a friend' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-sponsor-a-friend-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Enter the Geneanet username of the persons you want to sponsor (<a href="http://www.geneanet.org/contacts/search">click here</a> to search the username of a member by name).</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-sponsor-a-friend-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>When having sent 5 invitations, you must wait for them to be accepted or to expire (45 days) to gain new sponsor rights.</p> <p>Sponsored persons will be invited to try the Geneanet Premium free for one month.</p> <p>If they subscribe to the Premium during the free trial, the remaining free weeks will be added to their 1-year or 2-year membership, and you will get an extra month free!</p> <p align="center"><a href="http://www.geneanet.org/privilege/"><strong>&gt;&gt;&gt; CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE TO THE GENEANET PREMIUM &lt;&lt;&lt;</strong></a></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Sponsor-a-Friend-or-Family-Member-and-Get-a-Premium-Extra-Month-Free.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/Sponsor-a-Friend-or-Family-Member-and-Get-a-Premium-Extra-Month-Free.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/34002 3 Tips for Creating and Viewing Your Geneanet Email Alerts http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/3-Tips-for-Creating-and-Viewing-Your-Geneanet-Email-Alerts.html urn:md5:dd3d89d6c6233577b9f95788a3bcb4cb Mon, 06 Apr 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-00.jpg" />As much as possible, we will post blog notes to answer your most frequently asked questions about using Geneanet.<br /> <br /> Tips of the week are:<br /> <br /> - How to create your Email Alerts by Last Name?<br /> - How to create your Email Alerts by Individual (Premium members)?<br /> - How to view your Email Alerts? <br /> <p><strong>1. How to create your Email Alerts by Last Name?</strong></p> <p>Receive a weekly email summary of the latest entries and grow your family tree!</p> <p>Click 'Email Alert by Last Name' in the drop-down menu at the top right of the screen, then click 'Create a New Email Alert'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Fill in the form, then click 'Save'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>You can also make a search in the Geneanet database, then click 'Create a New Email Alert' at the bottom of the search results list.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-03.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>2. How to create your Email Alerts by Individual (Premium members)?</strong></p> <p>Receive a weekly email summary of the latest entries and grow your family tree!</p> <p>Click 'Email Alert by Individual' in the drop-down menu at the top right of the screen, then click 'Create a New Email Alert'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-04.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Fill in the form, then click 'Save'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-05.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>You can also make a search in the Geneanet database, then click 'Create a New Email Alert' at the bottom of the search results list.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-06.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>If you have a Geneanet family tree, you can automatically create Email Alerts from a selection of individuals in your family tree.</p> <p>Click 'Email Alert by Individual' in the drop-down menu at the top right of the screen (as shown above), then click the 'Configure Automatic Email Alerts' tab.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-07.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>3. How to view your Email Alerts?</strong></p> <p>You can view the latest entries by clicking the links given in your weekly email summary, but you can also view the history of these results on Geneanet.</p> <p>Click 'Email Alert by Last Name' or 'Email Alert by Individual' in the drop-down menu at the top right of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Just select the list you want to view again.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-005-08.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/3-Tips-for-Creating-and-Viewing-Your-Geneanet-Email-Alerts.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/04/3-Tips-for-Creating-and-Viewing-Your-Geneanet-Email-Alerts.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33945 Take Pictures of Cemeteries with GeneaGraves, The Geneanet Mobile App for iOS and Android http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/Take-Pictures-of-Cemeteries-with-GeneaGraves-The-Geneanet-Mobile-App-for-iOS-and-Android.html urn:md5:887db214bcdfe54a0f35d5d9a8c98f15 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0200 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-report-00.jpg" />Cemeteries are one of the most important resources for genealogists, and we must capture headstones before they are lost. <br /> <br /> Join the GeneaGraves project! It's free and easy!<br /> <br /> Upload your pictures to Geneanet with a wifi access point. Then, index the name of the persons listed on the gravestones with the help of other Geneanet members.<br /> <br /> <p align="center"><a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.sauvonsTombes"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-21.jpg" /></a>&nbsp;<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneagraves/id925283154"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-22.jpg" /></a></p> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/Take-Pictures-of-Cemeteries-with-GeneaGraves-The-Geneanet-Mobile-App-for-iOS-and-Android.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/Take-Pictures-of-Cemeteries-with-GeneaGraves-The-Geneanet-Mobile-App-for-iOS-and-Android.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33863 3 Tips for Using Geneanet #4 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-4.html urn:md5:074e878f7cdd64a4316b64837df4005f Mon, 23 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-00.jpg" />As much as possible, we will post blog notes to answer your most frequently asked questions about using Geneanet.<br /> <br /> Tips of the week are:<br /> <br /> - How to download the Geneanet mobile app?<br /> - How to match your family tree?<br /> - How to match your family tree (Premium members)? <br /> <p><strong>1. How to download the Geneanet mobile app?</strong></p> <p><strong>Geneanet mobile app for Android</strong></p> <p>Go to Google Play on your mobile or tablet, then search 'Geneanet' and click 'Install'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Or click the following link in web browser: <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.gw">https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.gw</a>.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>Geneanet mobile app for iOS</strong></p> <p>Go to the Apple Store on your mobile or tablet, and search 'Geneanet', or click the following link in your web browser: <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneanet/id405274427">https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneanet/id405274427</a>.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-03.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>2. How to match your family tree?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Search &gt; Match your Family Tree' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-04.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Fill in the search form. If left blank, it will match your entire family tree.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-05.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Here is the list of matches by last name, place and date.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-06.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>3. How to match your family tree (Premium members)?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Search &gt; Match your Family Tree' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-04.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Fill in the search form. If left blank, it will match your entire family tree.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-07.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Here is the list of matches by full name, spouse, place and date.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-004-08.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-4.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-4.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33793 3 Tips for Using Geneanet #3 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-3.html2 urn:md5:25a30e46cb40e491779008844c1750b1 Mon, 16 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-00.jpg" />As much as possible, we will post blog notes to answer your most frequently asked questions about using Geneanet.<br /> <br /> Tips of the week are:<br /> <br /> - How to delete your Geneanet family tree?<br /> - How to print and export an illustrated family tree?<br /> - How to check your Geneanet family tree for errors? <br /> <p><strong>1. How to delete your Geneanet family tree?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Family Tree &gt; Import/Export &amp; Other Tools' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Click 'Advanced Options' in the left sidebar, then click the 'Delete Family Tree' tab.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>2. How to print and export an illustrated family tree?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Charts &amp; Lists &gt; Ancestry &gt; Illustrated Family Tree' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-03.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Select the theme, content and font, then click 'Create'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-04.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>3. How to check your Geneanet family tree for errors?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Family Tree &gt; Import/Export &amp; Other Tools' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Click 'Check Family Tree' in the left sidebar, then Geneanet automatically says if there are individuals whose date of marriage is later than date of death, if there are women whose date of death is before the date of birth of their child, and much more!</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-05.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-3.html2#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-3.html2#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33714 New On Your Family Tree: Add Family Pictures With The Geneanet Mobile App http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/New-On-Your-Family-Tree%3A-Add-Family-Pictures-With-the-Geneanet-Mobile-App.html urn:md5:71636d23329a72a5005c5f0868c6e190 Mon, 09 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-mobile-app-add-family-pictures-00.jpg" />You can now add family pictures on your family tree with the Geneanet mobile app.<br /> <br /> At a family reunion, take pictures of your parents, siblings, children, grandchildren, etc. and immediately add them to your family tree.<br /> <br /> Or, select a picture from your mobile gallery, Dropbox or Google Drive.<br /> <br /> Your family tree and your pictures are automatically synced with your account on Geneanet.org.<br /> <br /> With the Geneanet mobile app, show your family tree and pictures to your family and friends at any time, wherever you are!<br /> <br /> This option is free, as usual. <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-mobile-app-add-family-pictures-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /><br /> <br /> Privacy: Your family tree privacy options are the same as in your Geneanet account. If you don't want information and pictures of living persons to be displayed, just change your privacy options.<br /> <br /> You can give 'Guest' access rights to your family and friends so they can see your private information and pictures.<br /> <br /> Main features of the Geneanet mobile app:<br /> <br /> - Create your family tree from scratch or download it from your Geneanet account. Then, your family tree will be automatically synced between your mobile device and the Geneanet website.<br /> - View and edit your family tree.<br /> - View and add family pictures.<br /> - Receive birthday reminders.<br /> <br /> Install the Geneanet mobile app for <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.gw">Android</a> and <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneanet/id405274427">iOS</a> on your mobile or tablet.<br /> <p align="center"><a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.gw"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-21.jpg" /></a>&nbsp;<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneanet/id405274427"><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-geneagraves-weekend-22.jpg" /></a></p> <em>The Geneanet mobile app is available on Android and iOS. If you have a BlackBerry or Windows Mobile device, you can go to the Geneanet website from your web browser.</em><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/New-On-Your-Family-Tree%3A-Add-Family-Pictures-With-the-Geneanet-Mobile-App.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/New-On-Your-Family-Tree%3A-Add-Family-Pictures-With-the-Geneanet-Mobile-App.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33656 3 Tips for Using Geneanet #2 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-2.html urn:md5:c99417d7cb0e46183b7a6d94232aab53 Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-00.jpg" />As much as possible, we will post blog notes to answer your most frequently asked questions about using Geneanet.<br /> <br /> Tips of the week are:<br /> <br /> - How to delete a Geneanet account?<br /> - How to import a GEDCOM file into Geneanet?<br /> - How to contact a Geneanet member? <br /> <p><strong>1. How to delete a Geneanet account?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Profile' in the drop-down menu at the top right of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Click 'Delete Account' at the bottom of the page.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-002-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>2. How to import a GEDCOM file into Geneanet?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Family Tree &gt; Import/Export &amp; Other Tools' in the menu bar at the top of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-003-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Select your GEDCOM file, then click 'Send'.</p> <p>If your GEDCOM file is bigger than 10MB, you can ZIP it and upload the ZIP file to Geneanet.</p> <p>If your GEDCOM file contains an additional branch, select the option 'Add Data' to merge it to your actual family tree.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-002-03.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>3. How to contact a Geneanet member?</strong></p> <p>When browsing the family tree of a Geneanet member, click the 'Home' icon at the top left of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-002-04.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>This will open a new page, then click 'Public Contact Page'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-002-05.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>You can send an email to the member or you can directly send a message to their Geneanet mailbox.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-002-06.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-2.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/03/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-2.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33589 3 Tips for Using Geneanet #1 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-1.html urn:md5:2252e073dded5f2f2d0e4044e1fa817f Mon, 23 Feb 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-00.jpg" />As much as possible, we will post blog notes to answer your most frequently asked questions about using Geneanet.<br /> <br /> Tips of the week are:<br /> <br /> - How to change your email address?<br /> - How to unsubscribe from the Geneanet newsletter?<br /> - How to add a family picture to your Geneanet family tree? <br /> <p><strong>1. How to change your email address?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Profile' in the drop-down menu at the top right of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Change your email address, then click 'OK' at the bottom of the page.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>2. How to unsubscribe from the Geneanet newsletter?</strong></p> <p>Click 'Newsletters' in the drop-down menu at the top right of the screen.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-03.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Unselect the newsletters you don't want to receive anymore, then click 'OK' at the bottom of the page. To unsubscribe from the 'Birthday Reminder' and from the 'Email Alerts', click the tabs.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-04.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p><strong>3. How to add a family picture to your Geneanet family tree?</strong></p> <p>Go to a person in your family tree, then click 'Archive & Pictures > Add a Picture' in menu bar at the top of the page.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-05.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>The picture will be automatically linked to the person. If there are many persons on the picture, you can add names to link it to every person.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-tips-for-using-geneanet-001-06.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-1.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/3-Tips-for-Using-Geneanet-1.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33529 New Cemetery Home Page on Geneanet http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/New-Cemetery-Home-Page-on-Geneanet.html urn:md5:302dda869d2a5378d4fd0470b8df6688 Mon, 16 Feb 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-cemetery-home-page-00.jpg" />Many Geneanet members take pictures of cemeteries and upload them to the collaborative database.<br /> <br /> They can easily do it with our mobile app for <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/en/app/geneanet/id925283154">iOs</a> and <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geneanet.sauvonsTombes">Android</a>.<br /> <br /> Geneanet has released a new and beautiful 'Cemetery home page' to promote their pictures of graves and commemorative plaques. <br /> <p>Here is an example of the new 'Cemetery home page'.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-cemetery-home-page-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>To see the list of cemeteries by country, click 'Search &gt; Browse the Collections' in the top menu bar as shown below.</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-cemetery-home-page-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/New-Cemetery-Home-Page-on-Geneanet.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/New-Cemetery-Home-Page-on-Geneanet.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33466 New Geneanet Genealogy Library Home Page http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/New-Geneanet-Genealogy-Library-Home-Page.html urn:md5:dca736144f11bd0b0c681020b0a74aa5 Mon, 09 Feb 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-new-genealogy-library-00.jpg" />The Geneanet Genealogy Library contains more than 1 billion names and about 4 million documents!<br /> <br /> Did you ever try to search it?<br /> <br /> Search your for amazing detail about your ancestors in old books, newspapers, directories, yearbooks, genealogical and historical publications, and much more.<br /> <br /> <p>Click 'Search &gt; Genealogy Library' in the top menu bar or simply click the following link: <a href="http://en.geneanet.org/library">http://en.geneanet.org/library</a></p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-new-genealogy-library-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Here is the new Geneanet Genealogy Library home page:</p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-new-genealogy-library-02.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /></p> <p>Page contents:</p> <ul> <li>1. A powerful search engine to search the library by last name and first name, and by keywords such as place, occupation, etc.</li> <li>2. List of the recently added documents.</li> <li>3. The collections: <ul> <li>More than 600,000 old books (family history, directories, indexes, yearbooks, military, local history, etc.) Reserved for Premium members.</li> <li>More than 3.2 million newspapers, a gold mine where you can find articles and amazing detail about your ancestors. Reserved for Premium members.</li> <li>More than 42,000 genealogical and historical publications. Reserved for Premium members.</li> <li>More than 2,000 recent books (bibliographies, genealogy works, magazines, etc.) provided by our partners. Pay per view.</li> </ul> </li> <li>4. Some information about the terms of use of the library.</li> <li>5. A slideshow which shows how to search the library.</li> </ul> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/New-Geneanet-Genealogy-Library-Home-Page.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/New-Geneanet-Genealogy-Library-Home-Page.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33395 A New Home Page for Your Geneanet Archival Documents and Pictures http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/A-New-Home-Page-for-Your-Geneanet-Archival-Documents-and-Pictures.html urn:md5:eb8c093bbda03f2dd5c99385ef6c7a3d Mon, 02 Feb 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-archive-pictures-00.jpg" />As promised, some new, simple and effective services now come with the new version of Geneanet to help you grow your family tree.<br /> <br /> On Geneanet, you can upload family pictures, archival records, indexes, pictures of headstones and memorials, family letters, postcards, coats of arms, and much more.<br /> <br /> A new page is now available to view, edit and add all of your archival documents and pictures.<br /><br /> <p>Click 'Family Tree &gt; Your Archive &amp; Pictures' in the top menu bar of the site, or simply click the following link: <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/media/">www.geneanet.org/media/</a></p> <p><img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-archive-pictures-01.jpg" alt="EN-archive-pictures-01.jpg" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" /></p> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/A-New-Home-Page-for-Your-Geneanet-Archival-Documents-and-Pictures.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/02/A-New-Home-Page-for-Your-Geneanet-Archival-Documents-and-Pictures.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33321 Genealogy: 2 Billion Individuals on Geneanet http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Genealogy%3A-2-Billion-Individuals-on-Geneanet.html urn:md5:80386ece6354f749444c8093ba7e45aa Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-2-billion-individuals-00.jpg" />We are happy to announce that we have reached the milestone of 2 billion indexed individuals on Geneanet!<br /> <br /> It took almost 16 years to reach the milestone of one billion individuals, and only 2 years to index one billion more individuals.<br /> <br /> This is a new step: Geneanet becomes more and more useful and efficient for your genealogy research.<br /> <br /> That show our involvement in the free and collaborative genealogy: On Geneanet, you can create your family tree, search your ancestors and share with other members. The <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/privilege">Premium Membership</a> offers access to additional Geneanet services and options.<br /> <br /> We thank all of our members worldwide. You are our strength!<br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-2-billion-individuals-02.jpg" alt="EN-2-billion-individuals-01.jpg" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="EN-2-billion-individuals-01.jpg, Jan 2015" /><br /> <br /> Geneanet key figures:<br /> <br /> <ul> <li>2 billion individuals,</li> <li>2 million members,</li> <li>600,000 family trees,</li> <li>2 million unique visitors per month,</li> <li>Millions of old postcards, family pictures et archival records shared by our members.</li> </ul> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Genealogy%3A-2-Billion-Individuals-on-Geneanet.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Genealogy%3A-2-Billion-Individuals-on-Geneanet.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33232 The Geneanet 'Individual Matches' http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/The-GeneaNet-Individual-Matches.html urn:md5:b98f4a403f25d86d5bc7953fe4e8b860 Mon, 19 Jan 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-individual-matches-v5-00.jpg" />The Geneanet 'Individual Matches' allows you to automatically search the Geneanet database for individuals which may match your ancestors.<br /> <br /> This powerful feature is reserved for Geneanet Club Privilege members.<br /> <br /> Other Geneanet members can search for 'Individual Matches' in the Archival Records and Indexes but not in the collaborative family trees. <p>Go to the page of an individual in your Online Family Tree (GeneWeb) then click the 'Individual Matches' tab:</p> <p><img title="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-individual-matches-v5-01.jpg" /></p> <p>This will open a new page with the list of the individuals that may match with your ancestor, as shown below:</p> <p><img title="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-individual-matches-v5-02.jpg" /></p> <p>If there are too many or not enough search results in the list, you can edit the search criteria:</p> <p>- Search by name variants<br /> - Search for exact first name or search for first names which contain the one of your ancestor<br /> - Ignore the place<br /> - Change the year range</p> <p>Click the 'Archive &amp; Indexes' box to search for 'Individual Matches' in the Archival Records and Indexes:</p> <p><img title="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-individual-matches-v5-03.jpg" /></p> <br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/The-GeneaNet-Individual-Matches.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/The-GeneaNet-Individual-Matches.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33164 Geneanet Ranks #6 on Top 100 Genealogy Websites of 2015 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Geneanet-Ranks-6-on-Top-100-Genealogy-Websites-of-2015.html urn:md5:ccae3084cf9fff0d8173a9d2c5e07b14 Sun, 18 Jan 2015 12:15:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/top-10-genealogy-website-2015.jpg" />GenealogyInTime Magazine has released the 2015 list of the Top 100 Genealogy Websites from around the world. The list is the end product of an extensive and exhaustive evaluation of thousands of genealogy websites. It is the most comprehensive list available on the genealogy industry.<br /> <br /> Geneanet ranks #6 (Geneanet was ranked #7 last year).<br /> <br /> And Geneanet ranks #3 in the Top 10 Free Genealogy Websites of 2015.<br /> <br /> GenealogyInTime Magazine says: "Geneanet moved up one position to number 6. It is the top French genealogy website and it specializes in family trees. Over the years, we have seen Geneanet slowly move up the rankings from the number 9 position in 2012 to where it is today. It continues to grow in popularity, having 2 million members and some 600,000 family trees."<br /> <br /> We thank all of our members for their support, and we will continue to develop tools and services to help you in your genealogy research.<br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.genealogyintime.com/articles/top-100-genealogy-websites-of-2015-page02.html">Top 100 Genealogy Websites of 2015</a><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Geneanet-Ranks-6-on-Top-100-Genealogy-Websites-of-2015.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Geneanet-Ranks-6-on-Top-100-Genealogy-Websites-of-2015.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33171 What Happens To Your Data After You're Dead? http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/What-Happens-To-Your-Data-After-You-re-Dead.html urn:md5:1b3e0861b8b83d45ed25c74076045133 Mon, 12 Jan 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-your-data-after-youre-dead-00.jpg" />You have a Geneanet family tree and you have uploaded family pictures and archival records. What will happen to your data after you're dead?<br /> <br /> This is the question that many people ask.<br /> <br /> Geneanet offers to write your will and to explain what should happen to your Geneanet family tree and data after you're dead.<br /><br /> <strong>Who owns your data on Geneanet?</strong><br /> <br /> You own your Geneanet data.<br /> <br /> Each Geneanet data is linked to a single account and every member can delete their data at any time (family tree, pictures, archival records, etc.)<br /> <br /> Geneanet don't keep your data and personal information after you have deleted your account.<br /> <br /> Geneanet will never sell your data and will never share it with third parties.<br /> <br /> <strong>And what happens to your data after you're dead?</strong><br /> <br /> To write your will, go to the 'Personal Options' menu, then click the 'Your Geneanet Account After You Die' tab, or <a href="https://www.geneanet.org/profile/genealogical/testimony">simply click here</a>.<br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-your-data-after-youre-dead-01.jpg" alt="EN-your-data-after-youre-dead-01.jpg" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="EN-your-data-after-youre-dead-01.jpg, Jan 2015" /><br /> <br /> On this page, you can easily say if you want your data to be deleted or not, and explain why.<br /> <br /> If Geneanet is notified about the death of a member and if the 'Delete data' option is set to 'Yes', their account and data will be immediately deleted.<br /> <br />If the 'Delete data' option is set to 'No', data will still be available to Geneanet visitors but newsletters will not be send anymore to the given email address. This is a good way to memorialise the genealogy research of a loved one.<br /> <br /> This is an important topic. Take a few minutes to write your Geneanet will.<br /> <br /> <p align="center"><a href="https://www.geneanet.org/profile/genealogical/testimony">Your Geneanet Account After You Die</a></p> <br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/What-Happens-To-Your-Data-After-You-re-Dead.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/What-Happens-To-Your-Data-After-You-re-Dead.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33097 Top 10 Geneanet Blog Posts of 2014 http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Top-10-GeneaNet-Blog-Posts-of-2014.html urn:md5:ac8cc18a2c32a8d4d41a978b5a351415 Mon, 05 Jan 2015 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-top-10-blog-posts-00.jpg" />Geneanet wish you a Happy New Year!<br /> <br /> 2014 has gone by. It was a great year for genealogy and for Geneanet.<br /> <br /> As we look towards the new year, let's take a moment to have a look to the top 10 GeneaNet blog posts of 2014. <br /> Most popular GeneaNet blog posts of 2014:<br /> <br /> 1. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/05/Groundbreaking-Geographic-Population-Structure-GPS-Tool-Finds-your-Ancestors-Genealogy-Family-Tree-and-History.html">Groundbreaking Geographic Population Structure (GPS) Tool Finds your Ancestors, Genealogy, Family Tree and History</a><br /> <br /> 2. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/03/How-To-Export-a-GEDCOM-File-from-your-Personal-Genealogy-Software.html">How To Export a GEDCOM File from your Personal Genealogy Software?</a><br /> <br /> 3. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/02/200-Year-Old-Douche-Found-Under-New-York-s-City-Hall.html">200-Year-Old Douche Found Under New York's City Hall</a><br /> <br /> 4. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/07/Sex-And-The-City-Star-Cynthia-Nixon-Is-Shocked-To-Find-her-Ancestor-Murdered-her-Abusive-Husband-with-an-Axe.html">Sex And The City Star Cynthia Nixon Is Shocked To Find her Ancestor Murdered her Abusive Husband with an Axe</a><br /> <br /> 5. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/06/Skeletons-of-800-Babies-Infants-Believed-To-Be-Buried-at-Bon-Secours-Sisters-Site-in-Ireland.html">Skeletons of 800 Babies, Infants Believed To Be Buried at Bon Secours Sisters Site in Ireland</a><br /> <br /> 6. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/05/A-Retiree-Digitizes-27-Million-Old-Newspaper-Pages-in-His-Living-Room-and-Libraries-Fight-to-Catch-Up.html">A Retiree Digitizes 27 Million Old Newspaper Pages in His Living Room (and Libraries Fight to Catch Up)</a><br /> <br /> 7. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/01/Franklin-County-North-Carolina%3A-State-Led-Destruction-of-Town-Archives-Leaves-Historians-and-Citizens-Devastated.html">Franklin County, North Carolina: State-Led Destruction of Town Archives Leaves Historians and Citizens Devastated</a><br /> <br /> 8. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/02/Naval-Archivists-Discover-Trove-of-Never-Before-Seen-Photographs-from-Spanish-American-Conflict-of-1898.html">Naval Archivists Discover Trove of Never Before Seen Photographs from Spanish-American Conflict of 1898</a><br /> <br /> 9. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/09/500-Child-Skeletons-Found-in-Workhouse-Mass-Grave-Tell-of-Struggles-During-the-Irish-Great-Hunger.html">500 Child Skeletons Found in Workhouse Mass Grave Tell of Struggles During the Irish Great Hunger</a><br /> <br /> 10. <a href="http://www.geneanet.org/genealogyblog/index.php/post/2014/01/DNA-Shows-Irish-People-Have-More-Complex-Origins-Than-Previously-Thought.html">DNA Shows Irish People Have More Complex Origins Than Previously Thought</a><br /> <br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Top-10-GeneaNet-Blog-Posts-of-2014.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Top-10-GeneaNet-Blog-Posts-of-2014.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/33019 Did You Know That Geneanet Is Now Responsive? http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Did-You-Know-That-Geneanet-Is-Now-Responsive.html urn:md5:7cb01f4d91001c44873e849eeff7ba2d Fri, 02 Jan 2015 06:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-v5-responsive-00.jpg" />Almost all of the pages of Geneanet are now responsive.<br /> <br /> It means that the Geneanet layout automatically adapts itself to a particular viewing environment such as desktop, tablet or mobile.<br /> <br /> You can now browse Geneanet wherever you are!<br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-v5-responsive-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Did-You-Know-That-Geneanet-Is-Now-Responsive.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2015/01/Did-You-Know-That-Geneanet-Is-Now-Responsive.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/32897 Geneanet Wish You a Happy New Year! http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2014/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-a-Happy-New-Year.html urn:md5:8459c95abbed5a1cb35d08f9496c381c Mon, 29 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-happy-new-year-2015-10.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 2015 will bring you many new ancestors and lost relatives!<br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-happy-new-year-2015-11.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /><br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2014/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-a-Happy-New-Year.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2014/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-a-Happy-New-Year.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/32893 Geneanet Wish You a Merry Christmas! http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2014/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-a-Merry-Christmas.html urn:md5:c44e70df2564f9e17a62118669acd0d3 Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0100 Geneanet (Jean-Yves) Geneanet Tips <img title="" style="float: left; margin: 0 1em 1em 0;" alt="" src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-merry-christmas-2014-00.jpg" />We wish you a very Merry Christmas!<br /> <br /> Have a great time with your family and friends.<br /> <br /> Geneanet<br /> <br /> <br /> <img src="http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/public/Blog_EN_7/EN-merry-christmas-2014-01.jpg" alt="" style="margin: 0 auto; display: block;" title="" /><br /> http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2014/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-a-Merry-Christmas.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/post/2014/12/GeneaNet-Wish-You-a-Merry-Christmas.html#comment-form http://genealogyblog.geneanet.org/index.php/feed/atom/comments/32898