Monday, June 18, 2012

Digital Images, Staying Safe w/Social Media, and Newspapers

We've got a terrific lineup of webinar topics for you to conclude our June schedule. From your own computer you will learn from genealogy's experts about digitizing and editing your photos, staying safe with social media (Facebook, Google+), and finding marriages and anniversaries in newspapers. Best of all - every webinar is free to you.
Sign up for one or all of them today and we will remind you via email both one day and one hour before the live event. Because of the popularity of these topics, plan to arrive at least 20-30 minutes early. Remember, only the first 1,000 to join on the day of the live event will get in. Also, ensure that your Java is updated at as our webinars utilize this technology. Hope to see you online!
KempMarriages and Anniversaries: Mining newspapers for engagements, marriages, anniversaries, and divorce records by Tom Kemp. Newspapers are packed with information celebrating the engagements, marriages and anniversaries. They also reported on the heartbreak of those marriages that ended in divorce. Learn what you can discover about your family. Wednesday, June 20.
ThomasMacenteeStaying Safe with Social Media by Thomas MacEntee. Are you hesitant to use popular social media sites such as Facebook or Twitter or even Pinterest and share your genealogy research because of issues involving personal information and privacy? Learn how to safely navigate these sites and still get the most out of them! Special time - Friday, June 22.
GeoffMug2Digital Images for Genealogists and Technologists: scanning, digitizing, editing, and preserving your photos by Geoff Rasmussen. Learn how to correctly digitize your documents and photos, which resolution (dpi) to choose, which file types are the best (.jpg, .tif, etc.), and how to fix, repair, or enhance your digital image collections. Wednesday, June 27.

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