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Society Saturday – The Next Gen Genealogy Network

The first general meeting of Next Gen took part in Tuesday evening, well it was the early hours of Wednesday morning here in the UK. I had planned to try and watch live via the Google+ Community whilst sitting in … Continue reading

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Society Saturday – Using Google Hangouts & Embracing Social Media

Using Google to embrace interaction between a group of people is not only a great idea, but it is free. There are two kinds of Google Hangouts A private conversation or meeting between no more than 10 people  A Hangout … Continue reading

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Society Saturday ~ Branding & Logo’s

Last week we looked at society websites, blogs and we briefly touched on social media. Today we are going to look at Branding and logos. Have a look at this picture. It is simply a collage of images created by … Continue reading

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Society Saturday – Websites, Blogs and Social Media

Genealogical & family history societies here in the UK typically do not have a base. There are some societies that do, but many do not and therefore how a society is seen by the wider public is important. In that … Continue reading

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Society Saturday – West Surrey FHS

I first joined today’s featured Society, The West Surrey Family History Society in 1988. In fact, it was the latest journal for the West Surrey that gave me the idea for this series of blog posts. In 1988 everything in … Continue reading

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Society Saturday – Getting Involved…..

Over the years I have been involved with several family history societies, but why did I bother? When I first dipped my toes into the genealogy & family history Society arena I was steered in the direction of the local … Continue reading

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Society Saturday – The Guyana / British Guiana Genealogical Society

Today I am going to highlight a society that is new to me and I stumbled across, quite by chance. Image courtesy of the The Guyana / British Guiana Genealogical Society The Guyana / British Guiana Genealogical Society formed in 2005. It … Continue reading

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Society Saturday – Society for One-Place Studies

Last week I announced my thoughts for Society Saturday, so first up is the Society for One-Place Studies. I was approached in the late Spring of 2013 and asked if I would be prepared to get involved? Well of course I … Continue reading

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Society Saturday – Revisiting Your Society

Over the years I have been a member of numerous and various Societies. As each year passes, the development of social media and the material available on line is tremendous. Just recently I stumbled across a reference to the website … Continue reading

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