Google and Maps for Genealogists: Tracking Where You’ve Been. This is the first of a three-part series exploring how to use Google Maps and other apps on genealogy research trips. Read part two and part three.
Google Maps. As mentioned in part one of this series, Google Maps gives users the ability to upload photos from a specific location to the website. Once you’ve reached your destination, mark it with a location marker and even upload a few photos of what you saw. The Google Maps app is available for iOS and Android. Instagram
Google and Apps for Genealogists: Tracking Where To Go. This is the second of a three-part series exploring how to use Google Maps and other apps on genealogy research trips. Read part one and part three.
Google Maps. Google Maps is a great, free, no bells and whistles app and webpage for everyone. You can get directions, transit information, maps, local listings, and more. But, aside from the obvious functions of Google Maps, there are many ways you can use it to help your genealogy research, and we have shared some of those ways on our blog.
The website integrates with Google Maps, which makes it easy to begin your search by entering the name of a specific town. “I wanted to look for Lancaster, Pennsylvania,” says Crow as she demonstrated Historypin.org to the RootsTech audience. “When I search for Lancaster, Pennsylvania, I see clusters of pins on the map.
Google and Maps for Genealogists: Tracking Where You’ve Been FamilySearch Interactive Apps January 4 2019. 10 Apps for Capturing and Sharing Your Family’s Story Relatives at RootsTech: New and Improved January 18 2019. How to Use Google Alerts for Genealogy Road to RootsTech ep. 9: Mobile App ...
Google and Apps for Genealogists: Tracking Where To Go. How to use Google maps on genealogy road trips. Miryelle Resek | 2017-06-23. Getting to Know the Big 4: MyHeritage. The Big 4 of the genealogy industry include Ancestry, FamilySearch, Findmypast, and MyHeritage. This piece analyzes the strengths and limitations of MyHeritage.
Spreadsheets, time lines, maps, charts, and tables are a few of the techniques that will be discussed to pull out evidence needed to answer research questions. ... Google guru Lisa Louise Cooke will show you the proven methodology that dramatically improves genealogical searching with Google and its free associated tools. Think you know how to ...
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