Between today and Saturday, my genealogy column, Roots to the Past, is available in the following Atlantic Canada newspapers:
Tuesday: The Kings County Record (Sussex)
Wednesday: The Lunenburg County Progress Bulletin
Thursday: The Western Star (Corner Brook)
Saturday: The Citizen (Amherst)
Saturday: Times & Transcript (Moncton)
Title: Publishing Your Family History Has Never Been This Easy
Snippet: After years of genealogy research, some might ask themselves, “What do I do now?”
All that information could sit on a computer until technology deems it obsolete. At the speed programs and hardware are advancing, that could be as little as ten years.
Updating software and systems keeps data accessible, and back-up devices, such as external hard drives, prevents it from getting lost forever, but what if someone says, “I’m done; I don’t want to research anymore. I want to make my information available to everyone who wants to see it today and thirty years from now.”
Another genealogist might ask, “I’ve discovered everything I’ve set out to find and although I add a piece of information here and there, I want to share it with others, including family members who don’t use computers. What are my options?”
. . . To read more, pick up one of the above noted newspapers.