Hashtags, Tweets, and Blogs: the New Language of Family History

Think of how family history technology has advanced so dramatically in the last few decades. In the comfort of our own homes we can now research our ancestors’ names, expand our family trees, search through archives of photos, explore countless genealogical websites, do indexing, download digital images, upload stories of our ancestors, and share instantly what we find with family members who live thousands of miles away, to name just a few. We can even “tweet” about it to our friends, blog about it, or post our finds on Facebook and Instagram. With so much technology at our fingertips, shouldn’t we be taking advantage of it?

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