Sunday, May 8, 2011

Around the Blogosphere: May 8, 2011

Here are a few of my favorite recent posts from the genealogy blogs.

140 Free Online Genealogy Research Courses from - press release on GeneaPress. I've already selected several that I plan to take.

Tombstone ads from the Sears Catalog from Escape to the Silent Cities.

Reliability of the Cloud - everyone must rely on multiple layers of data backup - from James Tanner at Genealogy's Star.

Genealogy Memories from Ruby Coleman of You Go Genealogy Girls. Also from Ruby on Genealogy Lines is Something About Blogs - sage advice for blog writers and readers. Ruby has also just published her latest book, Genealogical Research in Nebraska. I've ordered my copy and recommend that anyone doing research on Nebraska ancestors pick up a copy.

Closing the Chapter on Murder by Barbara Poole of Life From the Roots.

Delivering the Content by Thomas MacEntee of - a view about being a speaker at genealogy conferences.

The Secret to Recording Audio like the Pros - Dan Curtis, Professional Personal Historian.

Other recommended reading

Other bloggers also offer their recommendations and weekly highlights. Check their recommended reading lists:

Randy Seaver's Best of the Geneablogs on Geneamusings.

Greta's Follow Friday on Greta's Genealogy Blog.

Elizabeth O'Neal's Best Bytes on Little Bytes of Life.

1 comment:

  1. Thank you Susan for the mention. I really enjoyed doing that series.