Thursday, October 11, 2012

Episode 1: Mondays with Myrt Archived NOW

Getting my act together and archiving the regular Mondays With Myrt webinars. There is a new webinar archive at

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Episode 1 - 8 Oct 2012 Mondays with Myrt 
We discuss the winners of the 2012 Share a Memory Contest; studied how reading blog posts is facilitated by Google Reader organized into folders for genealogy, quilting, techie and such as shown in the screen shot of one of my Google Reader accounts:

We checked in at GeneaPress (one of the places I look for genealogy news). Russ explained how he uses Facebook to find and keep up with the children of a cousin who passed away a few years ago. Chris Wright from Australia mentions how folks at her local Family History society are reluctant to use Facebook. 

We visited with Denise Levenick, author of The Family Curator blog and a brand new book titled How to Archive Family Keepsakes: Learn How to Preserve Family Photos, Memorabilia and Genealogy Records.  She mentioned Adobe Light Room as her photo editing software.

Other sites discussed include: and .

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Happy family tree climbing!
Myrt     :)
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