Tuesday, September 22, 2015

#30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY - Create a Facebook Group

After a brief hiatus, we return with another suggestion for sharing family memories. Facebook is arguably the largest social media space, so why not create a Facebook Group for your family to share memories about family members?

Remember you are going to set up a GROUP not a PAGE, to more readily encourage posts from your group members.

TYPES OF Facebook groups:
  • Ol' Myrt here has her genealogy group on Facebook for my DearREADERS.  It is public, but any posts must be approved by admins, to keep the spammers out.
  • We have a private Orcas Island Family Group - where we post all important communication before during and after a family retreat. This has proved more reliable than text messages and email. We know which ferry to meet on, and where to gather for dinner.
  • We planned a week of family meals when on retreat to my sister's Timberlake cabin in the woods in a private, family members-only, Facebook group.
  1.  #30Waysin30Days to SHARE A MEMORY Intro 
  2.  #30Waysin30Days to SHARE A MEMORY - JibJab
  3.  #30Waysin30Days to SHARE A MEMORY - Perpetual Family Calendar
  4.  #30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY - Email is so 20th century
  5.  #30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY - 3-Ring Binders
  6. #30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY - Tweaking that Google Calendar
    We also added an Ancestor Calendar to our blog (no living people!) 
  7. #30Waysin30Days Blog Tweak - page tabs and layout
  8. #30Waysin30Days - Share pics of THEIR parents 
  9. #30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY - Thrill Ride
  10. #30Waysin30Days - SHARE A MEMORY - Family Jewels
  11. #30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY Reverence for Life
  12. #30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY Respect for Country 
  13. #30Waysin30Days SHARE A MEMORY Photo Jacket
  14. #30Waysin30Days - Do you think they'll remember?

Happy family tree climbing!
Myrt :)
Your friend in genealogy.

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