Kindex – An Archive for All

Kindex is an online platform that offers both family researchers and genealogy societies an affordable way to build their own online archive of documents, records, letters, photos and other ephemera. A Kindex archive includes indexing tools like transcription, metadata and tagging to make finding specific items easier. As the owner of your archive on Kindex, …

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Flickr Update

Some time back, SmugMug bought Flickr from Verizon. The original plan was to incorporate Flickr accounts into SmugMug. Fortunately, SmugMug's CEO had second thoughts and has decided to keep Flickr as a standalone platform. This is great news for the genealogy community. Flickr has served the genealogy community well by uploading our digitized images at …

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Collaboration Made Easy With Simplenote

How does a small genealogical society with limited resources make it possible for board members and staff to easily access needed information like meeting agendas, speakers lists, scheduled presentations and news releases? They use Simplenote. Simplenote (https://simplenote.com) is exactly what its name says it is  . . . a simple way to create and share …

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