I have now created and received two books published from Day One journal entries. The first book was a "sketchbook" of photographs I had taken and edited using some photoart apps. There was no text other than the date/time/location information automatically added by Day One. It's a delightful little book with one image per page. The… Continue reading Follow-up – Day One Book Printing
A timeline is a very useful research tool. It helps us see our ancestors' place in history. There are a number of timeline templates to help us build a timeline, but they all pale when compared to Twile. This amazing platform will transform a GEDCOM of your family tree into a gorgeous presentation of each… Continue reading Twile
If you have an iPhone or iPad, there's one app you absolutely must have - Documents [iOS - free]. This is the Swiss Army knife of apps. With Documents, you can read Office and iWork documents, PDF documents and ePub books. You can listen to music and even watch movies. But that's not all. Documents also… Continue reading Documents – The App of All Trades
Not only is Dropbox Paper an easy-to-use editor for posting documents to Dropbox, it is also an impressive collaboration tool allowing your team to work together across time and space. Team members can edit and add comments right in the document and staff are notified when a document needs review or action. Paper keeps… Continue reading Dropbox Paper
Can you have a story without words? Absolutely! I learned this lesson several years ago when I asked my uncle to help me decipher some of the documents in my father's papers. I learned a lot going through those papers with him, but it was soon overshadowed when he brought me this amazing history of… Continue reading A Story Without Words
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A recent Day One update includes the ability to turn your journal into a book. This is only available on Day One 2.0 - desktop and mobile versions. To find it, go to Settings and choose the Book Printing option. This slideshow walks you through the steps to create your book. When you are ready,… Continue reading Day One Book Printing