Saturday, January 6, 2018, 10:00 AM PST
Peter Roberts, MAT, CA presents:
Introduction to WikiTree's Free Online Collaborative One-World Family Tree
ABOUT THE PRESENTATION
Topics include: The similarities and differences with other online family trees; How to volunteer and collaborate; Honor code; Conflict resolution; Privacy levels; GEDCOM uploads; DNA features; Projects; Badges; Tags; Categorization; Contests and awards; Relationship and connection finders; Source citations; Help pages and G2G forum; Different languages; Ancestral trees and descendant charts.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Retired associate professor and archivist from GA State Univ. Peter has a B.A. in art history from Emory Univ. and an M.A.T. in museum education from The George Washington Univ. He has had an interest in genealogy since 1975 and has been exploring genetic genealogy since 2003. He is the admin of the Bahamas DNA Project and the Roberts and Sasser surname DNA projects. He is a past Atlanta area regional coordinator for ISOGG and an leader of WikiTree's DNA Project and Bahamas Project.
A handout will be available shortly before the presentation. A link will be included in a reminder that will be sent the day before the session.
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